My plan is to donate to
So: let me know if you're in! [Update: $170 it is. Thanks to all who chipped in!]
* = According to ReliefWeb:
International aid agency Oxfam has estimated the global financial crisis will create a $2 million hole in its budget before the end of this year, and is appealing for urgent help from its supporters.
** = As Peter Singer writes:
One of the most significant factors determining whether people give to charity is what others are doing. Those who make it known that they give to charity increase the likelihood that others will do the same. Perhaps we will eventually reach a tipping point at which giving a significant amount to help the world's poorest becomes sufficiently widespread to eliminate the majority of those 25,000 needless daily deaths.
See also the very successful UNICEF Facebook Chain.