Americans are more likely to give online to the Asian floods emergency appeals than via the telephone.Writing at MSN.com, Jerry Markon and Leef Smith, report that “online donations to the [American] Red Cross outstripped traditional phone banks by more than 2 to 1.” Specifically, by Tuesday 28 December, 25,000 people had made online donations to the American Red Cross, compared to 9,000 people donating via the emergency phone hotline during.Visitors and donors accessed the Catholic Relief Services Web site in such numbers that the site crashed. Advertisement 19 total views, 1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving. AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Tagged with: Digital Giving/Philanthropy Research / statistics Online donations outstrip phone gifts by US donors to Asian appeal AOL (America Online) published details of how to help the relief effort on its front page to its millions of subscribers. At the same time it donated $200,000 to the American Red Cross and pledged to match the first $50,000 that AOL employees give.By the end of 29 December, the Los Angeles-based humanitarian relief and development agency International Medical Corps said that a substantial proportion of the $160,000 that it had raised had been donated via its Web site. This included a single donation of $5,000. Howard Lake | 30 December 2004 | News
MHC Tourney @ North Branch par 71.Team results: Southwestern Shelbyville 375; North Decatur 377; Hauser 413; Morristown 427; Edinburgh 451; South Decatur 469.Medalist: Bladen Hancock Edinburgh.North Decatur Collin Bryant: All-conference .North team scores: Collin Bryant 88; Trey Nobbe 94; Brendan Spears 95; Brady Espinda 100; Cejay Parmer 101.Comments: ‘There’s many ways we could go back and find 3 strokes from any of our five players and win but the bottom line is swest shelby was better than us today. Two key places they beat us was they had more para and fewer double bogeys or worse than us. We knew going in we would it be a close contest we just came up short. I’m proud of our players and also of Collin who made all-conference honors as a freshman. We will now get ready foe sectionals.’ Chargers Coach David Espinda.