Regrettably, the United States and nearby nations are struggling with catastrophic fires, earthquakes and illness. Twelve U.S. states are battling 104 large fires that have already burned 2.4 million acres.
A 7.2 magnitude earthquake has taken the lives of thousands of our neighbors in Haiti and well over one million island residents are struggling with injuries, homelessness, food shortages and so much more.
So many have suffered losses as a result of the pandemic that continues to devastate Florida and the nation.
During these difficult times, reputable and remarkable agencies escalate their efforts to provide assistance to those in need.
Sadly, scammers and fraudsters recognize that generous, caring people can be fooled and cheated out of their hard-earned money in the name of “charity.”
Scammers utilize phone contact, text messages and social media posts, all claiming to provide critical aid to those in need, only to steal the donations that they…