Captain Marcos Ramirez, part of The Salvation Army Response Team from Indiana, arrived in Port-au-Prince Haiti last night. He was able to get the following message out today. We arrived late last night and were met in the grass by guards, volunteers, and trucks to get our gear and personnel […]
Overview of Salvation Army Response in Haiti
Overview The Salvation Army is in the midst of its largest International relief effort since the Tsunami in 2005. More than 700 officers and staff permanently stationed in Haiti are responding to the needs of the people there. All Salvation Army personnel on-the-ground are accounted for following a 6.1 magnitude […]
Audio Interview with Steve Diaz; Formerly of The Salvation Army Haiti
Envoy Steve Diaz was recently a guest on The Salvation Army Indiana’s radio show, Red Shield Radio. Until this past summer Steve and his wife were stationed at The Salvation Army Children’s home in Port-Au-Prince. Listen to the interview.
7,000 Haitians Fed by Salvation Army and Hundreds Recieve Medical Care
Alexandria, VA (January 19, 2010) – Nearly 7,000 people were given a five-day supply of food Monday by The Salvation Army in Port-au-Prince. Hundreds of others, including infants at an orphanage, received medical care from Salvation Army doctors who are responding to the earthquake. In the U.S., more personnel and […]