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Earthquake in Chile- How You Can Help from Argentina

chilean flag 1, gabrielaaa, february 6, 2009

As most of you have heard by now, a massive 8.8 earthquake struck the country of Chile, taking the lives of hundreds and leaving thousands more homeless and in great need of resources. While you are studying Spanish in Buenos Aires, don’t let distance leave you feeling helpless.

There are many ways for students studying Spanish is Argentina to lend a hand to those in need in Chile. The organizations listed below can help to get you started helping the victims of this devastating earthquake.

Donate to the American Red Cross!

Donate to Oxfam!

Donate to the International Medical Corps!

Donate to World Vision!

Donate to Doctors Without Borders!

Donate to UNICEF!

It is difficult to understand the impact your small donation can have on such an overwhelming situation, but any amount of help is immeasurable to the people of Chile during this time. Take a break from your Spanish courses in Buenos Aires, and give a little to those in great need throughout the country of Chile.