The American Jewish World Service is collecting donations to help victims of Hurricane Ivan in Grenada, Jamaica and the Caribbean. While the death toll caused by Ivan is low, the devastation to the poor country of Grenada is high. Approximately 90 percent of the small island’s houses and businesses have been damaged and thousands have been left homeless, the group said in a news release.
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