Special Post: Japan Earthquake Resources

Guest post by Gina Ruiz (@GinaRuiz)

In light of the news I awoke to from Japan, this week’s Feature Friday will feature a simple list of agencies, resources and maps.  Our thoughts and prayers go out to the people in Japan and all those in the path of the tsumanis.

Google Realtime Center is http://www.google.com/crisisresponse/japanquake2011.html

Red Cross: Tsunami facts and preparedness tips: http://rdcrss.org/f9U4Dq Also follow @RedCross for updates and @HawaiiRedCross

Please donate to @RedCross http://www.redcross.org/ | Text REDCROSS to 90999 to donate $10 #Japan

Peruvian Consulate Info phones #Japan earthquake Tokio +81 9022594475, Nagoya + 81 8034734990 #latism

Google tool helps track and find Japan earthquake victims http://on.msnbc.com/f5RmU

For inquiries about family and friends in #japan or #tsunami zones, go to travel.state.gov

@JapanRealTime: Live Blog: Japan Earthquake http://on.wsj.com/g8ft2k

Japan Earthquake and Tsunami Relief Fund (via @GlobalGiving) http://ow.ly/4ctoe

Follow @HawaiiNewsNow for the latest on our friends in Hawaii

In Canada: Donations can be made online at www.redcross.ca/helpnow, at your local branch office or by calling toll free 1-800-418-1111

Latest #Tsunami data on emergency website run by @WFP — includes latest maps & more: http://bit.ly/fBY4wY

Those concerned about U.S. citizens affected by the #Japan #earthquake #tsunami can contact us @ JapanEmergencyUSC@state.gov

Key tweets as they happen about the #earthquake & #tsunami http://bit.ly/i5SW71 < it’s a list you can follow #latism

Shocking, powerful photo journalism in Japan from The Atlantic. via @antimega @IfYouOnly http://bit.ly/fDLjxr

The American Red Cross announced they are in the process of accepting donations for this cause, via special donor-information toll-free line  for Univision and the Red Cross [in Spanish]. To donate, call 1-800-842-2200.  For more information, visit the Red Cross website.

La Cruz Roja Americana confirmó que estará aceptando donaciones para esta cause a trevés del número especial gratuito de Univisión y la Cruz Roja Americana que ofrece información a donantes. Para donar, por favor llame al 1-800-842-2200. Para más información, visite el sitio web de La Cruz Roja Americana.




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