more update: Wenchuan earthquake

As of May 14th, 2008, In Sichuan province, China, over 14,463 people have died and 25,788 people are still buried in rubbles while 1,405 people are reported missing.
17 cities and townships in Sichuan province have been devastated by the earth quake.
64,746 people are injuried, 4.15 million houses are damaged while 216,000 houses have collapsed. Over 10 million people are affected by the disaster.
The disastrous situation is still unfolding and help is desperately needed to support relief efforts. Please lend a helping hand to the earthquake victims by donating to your choice of non-profit organizations with China Earthquake Relief programs.
A few non-profit organizations with China Earthquake Relief programs (donations to links marked with “*” will be tax exempt):
  1. International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC)  (*): http://donate.ifrc.org/?navid=02_02
Related stories:
  1. NPR: Dujiangyan Parents’ Search for Child (‘Mom is coming for you’)http://www.npr.org/blogs/chengdu/2008/05/we_found_fu_guanyu_and.html
  2. CNN: China’s Earthquake Victims ‘Eat Bitterness http://www.cnn.com/2008/WORLD/asiapcf/05/14/china.vause/index.html
  3. ABC: ‘Today, We Are All Sichuan People’ (China Rushes to Help Its Own http://abcnews.go.com/International/story?id=4851881&page=1
  4. ABC: Remarkable Rescues as Quake Death Toll Rises http://abcnews.go.com/International/wireStory?id=4850786
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