Petaluma doctor speaks on Haiti efforts

On Sunday, Jan. 30, the First Congregational United Church of Christ of Santa Rosa will be hosting a presentation by Dr. Julie Clark, a Petaluma-based OB/GYN who travels regularly to St. Damien’s Hospital in Port-au-Prince, Haiti to provide free women and children’s health services.

By | January 13th, 2011|0 Comments

American Red Cross issues one-year report on Haiti relief and recovery

Residents in Sonoma, Mendocino and Lake counties donated more than $292,000 to help in the aftermath of the January 2010 earthquake in Haiti, according to the American Red Cross in a one-year report on Haiti relief and recovery.

By | January 11th, 2011|0 Comments

Benefit at the Phoenix Theater for earthquake relief

Hi my name is Mari Castaldi and I am a college student from Santa Rosa. I write with my sister, Casey, a Senior at Piner High school. When my sister and I first heard about the earthquake in Haiti, like so many people, we were heartbroken thinking of the kind [...]

By | January 20th, 2010|1 Comment

Redwood Credit Union aiding Haiti relief efforts

Redwood Credit Union is now accepting contributions to the American Red Cross International Response Fund to directly assist the victims of the Haiti earthquake. All RCU branch locations have been designated as collection sites for donations from Members and the general public. Contributions to the fund may be made at [...]

By | January 18th, 2010|0 Comments

Is your group working to help Haiti quake victims?

Charitable groups around the world are mobilizing to provide money and humanitarian supplies to victims of last week's devastating earthquake in Haiti. Around the North Coast, there are numerous opportunities, like those outlined here. Other efforts include ones like this bake sale held Saturday by Hope Chapel Santa Rosa. If [...]

By | January 16th, 2010|4 Comments

How to help those in Haiti

The American Red Cross is welcoming donations to its International Response Fund, which can be earmarked for Haiti, said Ellen Maremont Silver of the Red Cross, Sonoma and Mendocino County. A $10 donation can be made automatically by texting “Haiti” to 90999, she said. Donations can also be made by [...]

By | January 13th, 2010|0 Comments