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Chile Earthquake Aftermath: How to Help

Soldiers wear masks as they patrol near a school in Talcahuano, Chile, Sunday, March 7, 2010.  An 8.8-magnitude earthquake struck central Chile on Feb. 27, causing widespread damage. (AP Photo/Silvia Izquierdo)

Soldiers wear masks as they patrol near a school in Talcahuano, Chile, Sunday, March 7, 2010. An 8.8-magnitude earthquake struck central Chile on Feb. 27, causing widespread damage. (AP Photo/Silvia Izquierdo)  (AP)

Numerous organizations are mobilizing to lend a hand in the devastating aftermath of Saturday's earthquake in Chile.

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American Red Cross

Americares: Specializes in immediate disaster relief

Direct Relief International: Bills its response efforts are fast, involve local partners, and are coordinated with other international organizations and governmental authorities.

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Habitat for Humanity: Addresses shelter solutions for low-income families

Operation USA

Salvation Army

Samaritan's Purse

UNICEF USA: Donations to UNICEF will go to children, the most vulnerable population in any natural disaster.

United Way: Donate online — or donate $10 by texting CHILE to 864833 (UNITED).

World Vision: Has has worked in Chile for 30 years and is already airlifting supplies into the country to help with relief efforts.