As more news of the devastating earthquake in Haiti continues to pour in, more and more people are looking for ways to help. Pieces, a boutique in Brooklyn is already accepting donations of clothing & canned goods, as well as monetary donations on behalf of Yéle Haiti to go towards the relief effort.Pieces Boutique 671 Vanderbilt Avenue [map] Brooklyn, NY 11238-3829 (718) 857-7211
Find out how to volunteer or donate towards the relief effort on the local Red Cross website.
UPDATE: Some people migth have heard that Yele Haiti is under some financial scrutiny right now. For the moment, Red Cross seems to be the best resource for learning how to help. Please take caution when choosing how to contribute towards the relief effort.
We will add other drop-off points for donations towards the relief effort as we continue to hear more. Please feel free to comment with other ways that New Yorker’s can help.