You can’t have missed the devastation caused by the recent earthquakes in Haiti. Here’s how you can make a difference
Time Out Dubai staff
The Red Crescent Society is collecting money, new clothes and blankets, as well as food with a shelf life of at least six months. Drop-off points:Deira City Centre, Wafi, Union Cooperative Societies. Alternatively, call Mohammad on 050 425 4433 and your donations can be collected. Abu Dhabi: Marina Mall, Carrefour on Airport Road. Contact: 04 261 4800 (Abu Dhabi: 02 641 9100).
Médecins Sans Frontières is collecting money. Drop-off points: Dune Centre, Al Diyafah Road, Satwa. Contact: 04 345 8177 (open 9am-5.30pm).
Unicef is collecting money and bank transfers. Drop-off points: Doha Street, International Humanitarian City, Building 4. Abu Dhabi: Karama Street, Women’s Union. Bank transfers: Standard Chartered Bank account number 02421466801. Contact: 04 368 0702 (Abu Dhabi: 02 447 5060).
Life for Relief is collecting cash donations only, and is working with The Red Crescent in Haiti. Bank transfers: Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank (Dubai branch), account 1218 6462. Contact: Hani Al Zubaidi on 050 657 5722, email email@example.com, or see www.lifeusa.org.
Haiti Disaster Appeal Charity Rock Concert On January 28, local bands will play The Irish Village to raise money for Haiti. Tickets are Dhs30, including one drink. Contact: Adrian Luckhurst on 050 552 9573 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.