These selected resources will link you to various news, science and relief sites for recent disasters, as well as resources on other disasters including earthquakes, oil spills, tsunamis, land slides, and floods.
General Disaster Assistance:
CNN: Impact Your World
Guidestar: Giving to Disaster Relief and Recovery
InterAction: Guidelines on offering help
Center for International Disaster Information: General disaster information
Selected Relief Organizations
The groups listed below represent a broad spectrum of relief organizations in the U.S. and the world.
The groups with an asterisk (*) are offering specific assistance for the Nepal earthquake.
* American Red Cross
Doctors Without Borders
Food for the Hungry
Habitat for Humanity
* Mercy Corps
* Oxfam International
* Save the Children
* United Way
* World Food Program
Information regarding preparations for individual disasters are located on each tab.