That there is 'suffering in Haiti' would be the understatement of 2010. In the wake of such disaster, it is easy to overlook the 'inner earthquakes,' or tremors, that those in our midst may be experiencing.
I arrived at the golf course at midday. The truck containing 5, 000 liters of water was filling the water storage container that we had constructed. After a final leak fix things were looking good, and we were ready to go.
We know you've got your hands full on the homefront and weeding through the legitimate organizations can leave you with less time to pull out your wallet. Here are some of the top spots to send your support.
On my first trip to Haiti, the one resounding impression I was left with is that the people of Haiti were full of hope and desire for a better life. Perhaps now with all the attention and development aid Haiti can have a fresh start.
Imagine trying to help a soldier overcome his trauma while bullets are still flying overhead. Our work facilitates communities to recover a sense of safety for children, relieve fear, and allow grief, anger and sadness to be expressed.