Earthquake In South Asia: How to Help

This house was damaged by a massive earthquake in Mingora, the main town of Swat valley.

(CNN)More than 300 people are dead after a powerful earthquake that shook parts of South Asia on Monday. Many charities and organizations are already on the ground in the region and providing humanitarian assistance to the hardest hit areas. You can help these charities provide much needed aid to remote areas of Afghanistan and Pakistan.

    Searching for someone?
    The International Red Cross has launched a website to help connect people separated by the earthquake. People affected by the earthquake, or their family and friends, are encouraged to register.