Networks Respond to the Earthquake in Haiti

Hope for Haiti, a two-hour global telethon created in response to the devastating earthquake in Haiti, will air commercial-free on ABC, CBS, NBC, Fox, The CW, HBO, CNN, BET, CMT, MTV, VH1 and CMT on Friday, Jan. 22 beginning at 8 p.m.

Broadcast live from New York City and Los Angeles, Hope for Haiti will be produced by Joel Gallen, Tenth Planet Productions, in collaboration with MTV Networks and George Clooney, who will lead the charge in Los Angeles. 

All proceeds received will be split between five relief organizations currently operating in Haiti: Oxfam America, Partners in Health, the Red Cross, UNICEF and Yele Haiti Foundation.  Facebook and MySpace will also participate to help drive donations.