Age of the Text… for donations

In just two days since the Haiti earthquake, the Red Cross has raised over $3 million from text message donations alone. People can text “Haiti” to 90999 to donate an immediate $10 to the Red Cross. Wyclef Jean’s organization, the Yéle Haiti Foundation, asked people to text “Haiti” to 501501 for a $5 donation.
Pretty amazing how quickly these numbers have jumped, considering just last night the number was at $1 million.

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