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Haiti Tents

Tropical Storm Tomas: Homeless Haitians Prepare For Severe Floods

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Across Haiti, over a million remain homeless 10 months after the crippling 7.0 earthquake struck. For months, government officials and aid workers ha...

Worse Than Wet in Haiti

Maria Bello | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Maria Bello

After more than two months, hundreds of thousands of Haitians are still without tents. The rainy season is upon us and the hurricane season starts in May. You can help with just one click of a button.

Hair Salons, Movie Theaters Open In Haiti Tent Cities

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Tens of thousands of Haitians have been living in tent cities since the January earthquake -- many of them are not even homeless, simply afraid to sle...

Creating Safe Spaces for Earthquake-Affected Children: At Play in Place de la Paix, Haiti

Mark Jafar | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Mark Jafar

Concern's Child-Friendly Space in Place de la Paix camp serves 200 children in the mornings and another 200 in the afternoons, all of whom come dressed in the best clothing they have left.

Sean Penn Managing A Camp In Haiti

AOL News | Emily Troutman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (May 18) -- At 9 a.m., Sean Penn has already conducted a staff meeting, sent off a memo to the International Organization of Mig...

Haiti Rains Complicate Aid Work, Flood Tent Towns

AP | MIKE MELIA | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — One of the heaviest rainfalls since Haiti's Jan. 12 earthquake swamped homeless camps Friday, sweeping screaming residen...

Ban Ki-moon Visits Haiti: Thousands Still Without Tents

AP | JONATHAN M. KATZ | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon promised Haitians on Sunday that the world has not forgotten the quake-torn nation as...

A Better Future for Haitian Women

Melissa Winkler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Melissa Winkler

After the earthquake hit, thousands of Haitian women and girls suddenly found themselves packed into unsafe camps. The International Rescue Committee is providing much needed supplies to women in Haiti.

Miami Man Builds Tent City In Haiti

AP | MICHELLE FAUL | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — The Miami property developer, volunteering after Haiti's earthquake, was horrified to see children sleeping in the dirt ...

Dr. S. Allen Counter, Harvard Professor, Gives Shelter To Haitians

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Harvard Medical professor Dr. S. Allen Counter has taken a hands-on approach to helping those still living on the streets six weeks after a devastatin...

Donated Circus Tents To House Haiti Government

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Thanks to a generous Nevada real estate developer, Cirque du Soleil tents are en route to Haiti to serve as a temporary headquarters for Port-au-Princ...

Aid Groups Debate Shelter For Haiti's Homeless As Rains Loom

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

More than 700,000 people have been left homeless from the earthquake in Haiti three weeks ago and as seasonal rains approach, there is increasing deba...