ST. PAUL, Minn., March 1 /PRNewswire/ -- The impact of Chile's 8.8 magnitude earthquake on Saturday and the ongoing devastation from Haiti's earthquake continues to yield tragic loss of lives, thousands of missing people and widespread destruction in affected areas.
The Charities Review Council offers the following tips on smart giving during disasters and how to exercise caution when responding to disaster-relief appeals:
About The Charities Review Council:
The Charities Review Council's mission is to mobilize informed donors and accountable nonprofits to advance the greater good. The Council is an independent resource for people who support charities with financial donations. It is dedicated to empowering donors in making informed and thoughtful giving decisions, so that they can be more effective in helping charities advance their important community work. For more information, visit the Charities Review Council online at www.smartgivers.org, or call (651) 224-7030 or toll-free 1-800-733-GIVE.
Content from this release is available on the Charities Review Council's website here.
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