01-22-10: Gerard works for ‘Hope For Haiti Now’

Gerard has been added to the list of celebrity phone operators during tonight’s “Hope for Haiti Now” telethan airing on most major television networks this evening at 8:00pm EST.  In fact, we just heard from him and he is on his way there now!!

Hope for Haiti Now will begin accepting donations at 12:00 p.m. ET/9:00 a.m. PT on Friday, January 22 via the following methods:

Online: HopeforHaitiNow.org
Phone: 877-99-HAITI
Text: Text “GIVE” to 50555
Mail: Hope For Haiti Now Fund, Entertainment Industry Foundation, 1201 West 5th Street, Suite T-700, Los Angeles, CA 90017

Hope for Haiti Now, will benefit Oxfam America, Partners in Health, the Red Cross, UNICEF, United Nations World Food Programme, Yele Haiti Foundation, and the newly formed Clinton Bush Haiti Foundation. Proceeds from Hope for Haiti Now will be split among each organization’s individual funds for Haiti earthquake relief. With the exception of the Clinton Bush Haiti Fund, each partner organization was selected for its history of operation and collaboration within the NGO community in Haiti.

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  1. sue grint says:

    i think it is really lovely how george clooney has rallied all these stars to help man the telephones for the haiti appeal fund, especially gerry. i also think it is terrific how some of them have pledge a lot of money over 5 years to help with the rebuilding of this country. i suppose really the amount some actors get paid per film, they can afford to do this, even though its their money and well earnt its lovely they are thinking of others less fortunate. i believe some of them have also auctioned their outfits from the golden globes for the appeal as well. well done to them all and hats off.

  2. Kathryn P. Dorff says:

    I am so glad to see Gerry getting involved in such humanitarian acts
    all the time. I think he does a lot of good, and I am grateful as to how
    he uses his celebrity.