Twitter is a buzz with the rumor that UPS will ship anything under 50 pounds to Haiti. Instead, they are donating $1 million to the relief efforts. The Root has compiled a rather extensive list of ways you can help.

From @mikeatups

Not true. Instead, UPS is donating $1M to Haitian aid. Read how to help + rumor response here: http://trunc.it/4pjtu

From @cnntech

Twitter hoax spreads rumors of free flights, UPS to Haiti http://bit.ly/8RilPY

Let's confirm our sources, folks. And do everything we can to actually help Haiti.

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