portland independent media center  
images audio video
newswire article announcements united states

homelessness | katrina aftermath | social services

Consider Oxfam for your KAtrina-related donations

Oxfam America is distributing emergency grants and relief supplies to local organizations working in the Gulf Coast region.
 https://secure.ga3.org/02/katrina_fund

Here's the verbiage from this website. This is a highly reputable international organization!

**************************************

Donate to Hurricane Katrina Response and Recovery Fund

Oxfam America is distributing emergency grants and relief supplies to local organizations working in the Gulf Coast region. Through these organizations, we have been addressing economic and community development in coastal Mississippi and Louisiana and the Mississippi Delta for 15 years. As we have a clearer understanding of the needs and wishes of the communities where we work, we will continue to step up our direct response and plan for their long-term recovery. In addition, we will explore new partnerships with other organizations that can represent the voices of the rural survivors of the storm.
also the Oregon Dems 06.Sep.2005 22:41

independent donation

The Democractic Party of Oregon is also sponsoring an independent donation campaign for those looking for alternatives...