Haiti | World Hope International offers Haitians practical assistance and spiritual guidance
by Angela Lu Fulton
Posted 3/24/10, 05:52 pm
Despite the worldwide relief effort that has unfolded since a 7.0-magnitude earthquake hit the country of Haiti in January, many problems loom for survivors: Hundreds of thousands of people need stable shelter as the rainy season sets in; a new healthcare crisis looms as patients face diseases caused by unsanitary living conditions; and schoolchildren can't return to classrooms where buildings have collapsed and teachers have died. In addition, for many Haitians, the dire conditions have left them with an even greater need: hope.