MIAMI (CBSMiami) — Days after super-typhoon Haiyan slammed into the Philippines, whole cities are flattened, 10 thousand are feared dead, and survivors are desperate.For those looking to help the victims of the typhoon from right here in South Florida, you can try these organizations.
Habitat For HumanityREAD MORE: Condo Collapse: Despite Broken Pelvis After 4-Story Fall, Mom Pulls Daughter Out Of Rubble
According to the group, more than 2,000 homes were destroyed due to the typhoon. The organization is in the works of getting help to 30,000 families who need shelter repair kits to re-build their damaged houses. Their website lets you donate right from South Florida. To find out more, click here.
Up to 4 million children could be affected by the typhoon, according to UNICEF. The site also offers online donations. For more information, click here.READ MORE: Condo Collapse: FIU Professor Found Surfside Building Had Been Sinking For Decades
American Red Cross
According to the American Red Cross, they have volunteer rescue and relief teams providing assistance in the hardest hit communities. They are also helping in search and rescue efforts and handing out food and relief supplies to survivors. To help them in their relief efforts, click here.
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The group allows you to donate through text messages as well as donate online. The site has various listings of what organizations to donate to. For more information, click here.