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Indian Ocean Tsunami 2004-05

Tsunami Relief: Where to Give

Below is a list of aid agencies collecting donations for the victims of the deadly tsunami that struck southern Asia:

Action Against Hunger

247 West 37th Street, Suite 1201

New York, N.Y. 10018

212-967-7800 x108

AJJDC

American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee

South Asia Tsunami Relief

Box 321

847A Second Avenue

New York, N.Y. 10017

212-687-6200 ext. 851

AmeriCares

88 Hamilton Ave

Stamford, CT 06902

800-486-4357

American Jewish World Service

45 West 36th Street, 10th Floor

New York, N.Y. 10018

800-889-7146

AFSC Crisis Fund

American Friends Service Committee Crisis Fund

1501 Cherry Street

Philadelphia, Pa. 19102

1-888-588-2372, ext. 1

American Red Cross

International Response Fund

P.O. Box 37243

Washington, D.C. 20013

800-HELP NOW

Asia Relief

19409 Olive Tree Way

Gaithersburg, Md. 20879

301-672-9355

CARE USA

CARE — Asia Quake Disaster

151 Ellis Street NE

Atlanta, GA 30303-2440

1-800-521-CARE ext. 999

Outside the U.S., call 404-681-2552

Catholic Relief Services

Tsunami Emergency

P.O. Box 17090

Baltimore, Md. 21203-7090

800-736-3467

Direct Relief International

27 South La Patera Lane

Santa Barbara, Calif. 93117

805-964-4767

Doctors Without Borders

P.O. Box 1856

Merrifield, Va. 22116-8056

888-392-0392

Food for the Hungry, Inc.

Food for the Hungry

Asia Quake Relief

1224 E. Washington St.

Phoenix, AZ 85034

800-2-HUNGERS

IMHO - Sri Lanka

International Medical Health Organization (for Sri Lanka only)

IMHO

PO Box 901

Bel Air, MD 21014

International Medical Corps

Earthquake/Tsunami Relief

1919 Santa Monica Boulevard, Suite 300

Santa Monica, Calif. 90404

800-481-4462

Islamic Relief USA

Southeast Asia Earthquake Emergency

P.O. Box 6098

Burbank, Calif. 91510

888-479-4968

Lutheran World Relief

South Asia Tsunami

PO Box 17061

Baltimore, MD 21298-9832

800-LWR-LWR-2 (800-597-5972)

Mercy Corps

Southeast Asia Earthquake Response

Dept. W

P.O. Box 2669

Portland, Ore. 97208

800-852-2100

Network for Good

Donate to multiple organizations online.

Operation USA

8320 Melrose Avenue, Suite 200 Los Angles, Calif. 90069

800-678-7255

Oxfam America

Asian Earthquake Fund

PO Box 1211

Albert Lea, MN 56007-1211

800-77-OXFAM

Relief International

Tsunami Relief

1575 Westwood Blvd. Suite #201

Los Angeles, CA 90024

800-573-3332

Save The Children

Asia Earthquake/Tidal Wave Relief Fund

54 Wilton Road

Westport, Conn. 06880

800-728-3843

Stop Hunger Now

SE Asia crisis

2501 Clark Ave, Suite 200

Raleigh, NC 27607

888-501-8440

Tamil Rehabilitation Org.

517 Old Town Road

Cumberland, Md 21502

360-514-0747

US Fund for UNICEF

General Emergency Fund

333 E. 38th Street

New York, NY 10016

800-4-UNICEF

United Way

United Way South Asia Response Fund

c/o United Way International

701 North Fairfax Street

Alexandria, VA, 22314, USA

For stock gift or bank wire transfer instructions, please call +1-703-519-0092, x113.

Note: All gifts are tax deductible in the U.S.

World Vision

P.O. Box 70288

Tacoma, WA 98481-0288

888-56-CHILD

World Concern

Asia Earthquake and Tsunami

19303 Fremont Avenue North

Seattle, WA 98133

800-755-5022

World Emergency Relief

2270-D Camino Vida Roble

Carlsbad, CA 92009

760-930-8001

World Relief

7 E. Baltimore St

Baltimore, MD 21202

443-451-1900

More on How to Help

USAID has compiled a list of agencies accepting donations for assistance they or their affiliates are providing to those affected by the earthquake and tsunamis:

InterAction, the largest alliance of U.S.-based international development and humanitarian nongovernmental organizations, has more information on groups accepting donations for immediate relief assistance for tsunami victims.