The situation in Japan is both horrifying and heartbreaking. While I know that many of us want to help, traveling to Japan might not be possible. Therefore, here are some quick and simple ways to assist the relief process:
Donate via text:
-Red Cross: Text "REDCROSS" to 90999 to make a $10 donation.
-Salvation Army: Text "Japan" or "Quake" to 80888 to donate $10.
-World Vision: Text "4JAPAN" to 20222 to make a $10 donation.
An extensive list can be found here: Text to donate
Donate via Paypal:
You can use your Paypal account to donate to one of eight charities.
Please spread the world so we can provide maximum assistance to those impacted by this catastrophe. Also, if you are looking for a loved one please know that Google has launched a people finder that might have some information.
It seems like so many places have been impacted by natural disasters recently. Let's hope that they can all recover as soon as possible.