Numerous organizations, including Catholic agencies, are accepting donations to assist with their emergency response to the Haiti earthquake.

-- Catholic Relief Services: online:; by phone: 877-435-7277 from 8 a.m. to 11 p.m. Eastern; by mail: P.O. Box 17090, Baltimore, Maryland, 21297-0303.

-- Catholic Medical Mission Board:

-- CAFOD, the Catholic aid agency for England and Wales:

-- Caritas Internationalis:

-- AVSI, the Italian humanitarian relief and development organization:

-- Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Miami:

-- Cross Catholic Outreach:

-- Food for the Poor:

-- Development and Peace/Caritas Canada: