A number of people have e-mailed me asking what they can do to help financially. As the Syrian Arab Red Crescent (SARC) reports on Twitter, the Palestinian Red Crescent is in need of money for medical supplies, and the UNRWA is working on supplying flour.
After failing to figure out how to donate to SARC myself, I began looking into other options. The UNRWA is accepting donations online, so I gave $50 there. The Middle East Children’s Alliance also provides medical aid to Gaza, and credit card donations are simple.
Fortunately for me, I was able to donate to SARC anyway, thanks to a friend who’s behind their web 2.0 initiatives: