Injured people, including a woman and a nursing child, sit on cots at a makeshift hospital at the UN compound near the airport in Port-au-Prince. Photo by The Associated Press
The Canadian Red Cross has decided to keep its doors open this weekend for anyone looking to make donations to the Haiti relief fund.
The Canadian Red Cross offices are normally closed on weekends, but will keep 14 of 26 Atlantic Canada locations open for those looking to donate to the disaster relief fund.
Offices will be open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. St. John's, Grand Falls-Windsor, Corner Brook and Wabush in this province
Financial donations for the "Haiti Earthquake Fund" can also be made securely by credit card 24 hours a day online at www.redcross.ca/helpnow or by calling 1-800-418-1111. At this time the Canadian Red Cross is accepting financial donations only to support relief operations in