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Haiti Survivors

Not Another Concrete Graveyard

Crystal Wells | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Crystal Wells

Blue balloons decorated a line of pews that spilled into the courtyard. The sick lined the side of the chapel like a bow, each one close enough to hear the sermon. Haiti was on its way back.

Rebuilding Haiti, Starting Today

Maria Bello | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Maria Bello

It was quiet at first, like one mother's mournful prayer in Creole for a lost child. And then her voice was joined by another and another and another, until the song they were singing turned into a choir of grieving voices.

Pennsylvania Church Group Tends To Haitian Orphans

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

A Pennsylvania church group who sponsored an orphanage in Haiti before the earthquake struck is working hard to protect the 12 orphans under their car...

WFP Staff Heroes in Haiti Keep Working Despite Personal Losses

Francisco Espejo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Francisco Espejo

All of our staff in Haiti have suffered losses and hardships, great and small, but nearly everyone is back on the job, helping even less fortunate compatriots who are hungry and homeless.

Haiti Man Survives 12 Days Under Rubble

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

A 24-year-old man was rescued from rubble Sunday, 12 days after Port-au-Prince was nearly leveled by a 7.0 quake. While the man's relatives were ove...

Haiti Man Rescued From Rubble 11 Days After Earthquake (VIDEO)

AP | MICHELLE FAUL and PAUL HAVEN | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — The confirmed death toll from Haiti's devastating earthquake has topped 150,000 in the Port-au-Prince metropolitan area ...

84-Year-Old Pulled Out Alive After 10 Days In Rubble

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

An elderly Haitian woman buried in the rubble of a collapsed house for 10 days was located and rescued Friday, CBS reports. The doctors treating the ...

69-Year-Old Haitian Woman Found Alive In Rubble (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

On Tuesday, a full week after the earthquake struck, a Mexican rescue crew found a 69-year-old Haitian woman alive in the rubble of a Roman Catholic c...

Five-Year-Old Boy Rescued Eight Days After Quake

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Eight days after the 7.0 magnitude earthquake in Haiti, a 5-year-old boy was pulled out alive from his collapsed home. Though the boy is suffering f...

Haiti Earthquake: New York Rescue Team Finds Two Children Alive In Rubble

nbcnewyork.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Police spokesman Browne says the boy and girl, who are brother and sister, were the fifth and sixth individuals pulled alive from collapsed buildings ...

In Haiti's Rubble, Waiting

Rick Horowitz | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Rick Horowitz

You try counting the days, but there's no way to keep count, not in the blackness, not in the silence. There's no way to count anything, to do anything anymore, except to rest, sleep and let the blackness come.

Haiti Earthquake Survivor: Chuck Dietsch, Connecticut Missionary, Survives Through Miracles

AP | JOHN CHRISTOFFERSEN | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW HAVEN, Conn. — A Catholic missionary from Connecticut says a series of miracles allowed him to survive 10 hours trapped under earthquake rub...