Thursday, January 14, 2010

Neighbor in Need

As news of a massive death toll comes out of the nation of Haiti-- Garwood residents may step-up and either volunteer time, or more likely, donate money. But, just a reminder: scammers prey on good-natured people during times of disaster.

Use care when 'texting' donations-- there is word of a number of scams in New Jersey. And, be very wary of anyone going door to door claiming to be raising money.

When in doubt-- donate through known channels of charity like the Red Cross and AmeriCares.

Here are some links:

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