Given the situation here, we realize that this is an easy contest, and that is on purpose. Our thoughts are with the people suffering here, and we hope that you will take the time to click on one of the links below and donate to organizations that are in a position to help right now. We have chosen these charities because they are good quality, with low expense ratios and solid reputations, and because they are on the ground now providing assistance in the area. We also welcome your suggestions for other charities that you would like to see listed here.
- Seva Foundation — This organization is focused on eye care issues in that part of the world. They already had folks on the ground at the time, so they have shifted their focus to help out. Charity Navigator has rated them 4 stars.
- Médecins Sans Frontières
- The International Foundation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies
We will return to making you actually search for the locations in earnest next week. In the meantime, enjoy a fairly easy 2 points