How to help Haiti after Hurricane Matthew

Posted at 4:13 PM, Oct 07, 2016
and last updated 2016-10-07 16:13:01-04

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. – The number of dead from Hurricane Matthew in Haiti stands at nearly 300 — and officials say there are scores of bodies that have yet to be counted.

Many died from falling debris as winds of 145-miles-an-hour tore through the area on Tuesday. People across southwest Haiti today are digging through the wreckage of their homes, salvaging what they can.

If you’d like to help the people of Haiti, FOX 17 has found three charities that have a 90% or higher rating on Charity Navigator.  They are: