U.S. Air Force photo: Senior Airman Erik Cardenas Airman 1st Class David Showers, 27th Special Operations Support Squadron, gets blood drawn by Tech. Sgt. Michael Buongiorne, 27th Special Operations Medical Support Squadron, in preparation for deployment to Haiti. Approximately 45 Airmen from here prepared to support earthquake relief efforts in Haiti.
Here is a list of local organizations accepting donations for victims of the earthquake in Haiti:
• Salvation Army: Cash donations are being accepted at the office or store at 317 Second St. in Clovis. Checks should include a notation that funds are intended for Haiti relief. Checks can be mailed to Salvation Army at P.O. Box 900, Clovis 88102
• United Way of Eastern New Mexico: Cash donations are accepted at the office at 215 N. Main in Clovis or checks can be mailed to P.O. Box 806, Clovis 88102. Checks should include a notation that funds are intended for Haiti relief.
• Red Cross: Cash donations are not accepted locally, but checks can be mailed to P.O. Box 37243, Washington, D.C. 20013. Donations can also be made by calling 1-800-733-2767 or 1-800-257-7575 for Spanish speakers. Online donations can be made at www.redcross.org