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Caribbean Emergency of September 2008

Many members and friends of Gw/oB have contacted us inquiring about reliable venues for providing relief aid to Haiti, Cuba and elsewhere in the Caribbean. Below is a list of resources compiled on recommendations from trusted friends and allies. In addition, for more information about effective strategies for responding to relief and recovery efforts, see Gw/oB's publication, The Tsunami Learning Project: Lessons for Grantmakers in Natural Disaster Response.

US-based intermediaries making grants to partner organizations in the affected regions of Haiti

Grassroots International

Lambi Fund of Haiti

Rights Action


American Jewish World Service
Contact Adriana Ermoli at

US-based organizations working in Haiti

Partners in Health

Episcopal Relief and Development

World Neighbors

Friends of SODA

US-based organizations with links to Cuba

Center for Democracy in the Americas

A list of other US-based organizations working in the Caribbean can be found at