Sean Penn demonstrates the power of people by working with Haitians for the benefit of Haitians, not enlisting help from other countries and peoples. Heifer International will continue to be there, in Haiti, where there is plenty of hope, but not enough help.
I hope to give you a slice of Haiti. We watch the country rise from the dust cloud, but we also observe the aid to Haiti do what it always seems to do: enter into a stomach digested by the juices of corruption.
We are still operating with no electricity, oxygen, suction, or cardiac monitoring equipment. It is a week after the earthquake and while supplies have spilled into the country, we're not getting them.