Haiti: A Look Five Years Later

Monday, January 12, 2015

On January 12, 2010, a devastating 7.0 earthquake rocked the country of Haiti, causing massive damage, taking an estimated 300,000 lives, and leaving more than one million people…

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Haiti Four Years Later: Encouraged by Progress and Hopeful for the Future

Sunday, January 12, 2014
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There are no doubts that the quake that hit Haiti on January 12, 2010 was devastating; the loss of hundreds of thousands of lives, more than one million people forced into shelters made of whatever could be salvaged, businesses and livelihoods lost and a nation trying to make sense of it.

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Salvation Army Today, November 7

Thursday, November 7, 2013

This week’s Salvation Army Today video – brought to you by The Salvation Army Southern Territory – features a gathering of the World Council of Churches, Selena Gomez kicking off the 123rd…

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Salvation Army Today, May 9

Thursday, May 9, 2013

This week’s Salvation Army Today video – brought to you by The Salvation Army Southern Territory – features stories about our social media campaign in Latin America; helping children in Haiti,  International…

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3 Years Later: The Salvation Army Haiti Continues Rebuilding

Wednesday, January 9, 2013
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“Ansanm, ansanm n’a Rive” is a Haitian Creole phrase that conveys the idea of working together to achieve a goal or task, and that’s exactly what The Salvation…

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Salvation Army Today, December 13

Thursday, December 13, 2012

This week’s Salvation Army Today video – brought to you by The Salvation Army Southern Territory – features The Salvation Army’s World Record Bell Ringing Contest happening now, the passing of General…

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Meet Wesley, Julien & Marie: Doing the Most Good in Fond-des-Negres

Monday, August 13, 2012
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We blogged about The Salvation Army World Service Office’s (SAWSO) presence at the 19th annual International Aids Conference in Washington, DC. The event brings together 25,000 leaders, experts…

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Haiti: SAWSO’s Life-Saving Solutions for a Nation in Need

Wednesday, July 25, 2012
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Among the 25,000 attendees at the 19th annual International Aids Conference happening right now in Washington, DC are representatives of The Salvation Army’s World Service Office (SAWSO). This event is just one more way for SAWSO employees to hear the latest scientific developments on the disease and learn more about the global response to HIV.

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Rebuilding in Port-au-Prince, Haiti

Friday, March 30, 2012

You might remember when we blogged about the reconstruction planning of The Salvation Army’s Delmas 2 compound – the headquarters and facilities site that marks a 60-year presence…

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Haiti 2 Years Later: Build with Us

Thursday, January 12, 2012
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“There is a city to build. There is a country to save. Do not be an observer, become a builder.”

In January 2011, one year after a 7.0 earthquake rocked the country of Haiti, these inspirational words were spoken at a Service of Remembrance and Thanksgiving in Port-au-Prince. The speaker was Divisional Commander Major Lucien Lamartiniere, himself a victim of the disaster.

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