SOURCE: Que Pasa Corporation

Que Pasa Corporation

January 27, 2010 08:00 ET

Quepasa Launches Online Community for Haitian Disaster Relief

Initiative Will Facilitate Donations to Earthquake Victims From Quepasa Members in the US, Mexico, and Brazil

WEST PALM BEACH, FL--(Marketwire - January 27, 2010) - Quepasa Corporation (OTCBB: QPSA), owner of, an online social network targeting the Latino community, today announced the launch of a new feature on the website: an online community dedicated to Haitian relief.

"Many Quepasa members have been expressing a strong desire to help victims of the earthquake in Haiti," said John C. Abbott, CEO of Quepasa. "This new trilingual community will provide residents of the US, Mexico, and Brazil with information on the easiest ways to make donations to the troubled country."

Mr. Abbott noted that Quepasa members in several countries have set up user communities attracting thousands of participants to discuss their concern over the situation in Haiti. Quepasa opted to set up its own community to provide a central resource with direct links to relief organizations.

The launch of this online initiative coincides with Haitian relief efforts undertaken by Dr. Robert Rey, who maintains an online health and beauty community comprising over 40,000 members on Dr. Rey, the famed Beverly Hills plastic surgeon and star of the hit reality series Dr. 90210 on the E! Network, is in the process of arranging transport to the places in Haiti where doctors are needed most. He will offer periodic reports on his activities in the country via QTweet, a customized application that allows celebrities to share their Twitter updates with their Quepasa audience and also engage in meaningful dialogue with Quepasa users as they comment on the updates.

About Quepasa Corporation

Quepasa Corporation, headquartered in West Palm Beach, FL with offices in Los Angeles, CA; São Paulo, Brazil; Scottsdale, AZ; Miami, FL; and Hermosillo, Mexico, owns (, one of the world's largest, trilingual, Latino social networks. is an authentic Latino community that provides fun, interactive, and easy to use social tools, and rich multimedia content in English, Spanish and Portuguese to embrace Latinos everywhere, and empower them to connect online, compete in contests and games and share their interests, ideas, and activities.

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