The American Red Cross has set up a way Americans can donate to the efforts to help those impacted by the earthquake in Japan and the tsunami in the Pacific. Interested individuals can donate online or via the mail with check or money order.

To donate online, go to https://american.redcross.org/site/Donation.

To donate via mail, send payment to 11355 Ohio Ave., Los Angeles, Calif., 90025.

There is a minimum donation of amount of $10.