First set of Messenger Badges now available for US

5670.badges_thumb_06c58134 News If your Windows Live ID locale is set to the United States, and you’ve been testing out the new Windows Live Messenger Wave 4 beta, you should be seeing the first set of Messenger Badges available in your Messenger client (in addition to the “Windows Live Messenger beta” one). The new Badges include:

  • American Red Cross 6505.americanredcross_16851638 News
  • National Multiple Sclerosis Society 1682.nationalmssociety_516c4901 News
  • UNICEF 7144.unicef_4974a69f News
  • UN Refugee Agency 1104.unrefugeeagency_138fb185 News
  • Sierra Club 8640.sierraclub_4e76e44e News

You can check it out now and support the social cause of your choice by sharing it with your friends! For those outside of the US, don’t worry as there should be more Messenger Badges coming (including your favourite brands, achievements, and more social causes). Let us know if you see more Badges in your locale by commenting below!