Here is information on local efforts to collect aid for the Haitian relief effort:
A pod is set up at DaySpring Church on Dixie Highway in Bowling Green. You may drop off non-perishables, including canned foods, toothpaste, toothbrushes, t-shirts, bottled water, diapers, wipes.
A pod is set up at Second Glance Resale Shop at 5942 Secor Rd.
More local help for Haiti:
Bedford Christian Community Church
John Mazur: 419-340-6034 or email@example.com
Mission of Hope: mohhaiti.org
Hope & Encouragement for Humanity
517-486-3285 or (fax) 517-486-2433
Local Wendy's Are offering a free Combo Meal with a donation of a case of 24 bottles of water. The water is being collected for the Haiti earthquake victims on behalf of ISOH/IMPACT.
Kroger grocery stores across the country are helping collect donations for the American Red Cross' Haitian earthquake relief effort. Customers can put cash into coin boxes at checkout lines or have donations added to their purchase total.
Owens Community College
Owens Community College is collecting donated supplies on both the Toledo and Findlay campuses.
Terra Community College
Terra Community College in Fremont has begun a donation drive. Drop-off boxes are in buildings A, B and E.
Local 14 Union Hall
The Local 14 Union is collecting non-perishable items at their hall located at 5411 Jackman Rd. Items can be dropped off between 7:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.
Several national and international organizations are offering the option to text a cash donation. Text one of the following codes and a $10 charge will be billed to your cell phone account.
Red Cross $10 - Text "HAITI" to 90999
Yele Haiti Foundation $5 - Text "YELE" to 501501
Clinton Foundation for Haiti Relief $10 - Text "HAITI" to 20222
United Way- text HAITI to 864833 to send a $5 donation.