American Red Cross

Hurricane relief efforts in the Caribbean
For the International Response Fund of the American Red Cross for hurricane relief efforts in the Caribbean, particularly in Haiti.  The American Red Cross worked with the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies as well as local societies in the affected countries including Haiti, the Dominican Republic, Grenada and the Bahamas.  The International Response Fund provided immediate and long-term assistance including technical support in all aspects of disaster management, in addition to providing shelter, food, health and other supplies.