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12 Jan 2012 description

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (Jan. 12, 2012) – As Haiti and its neighbors remember the shattering earthquake of 2010, Heifer International will mark the 2nd anniversary of the tragedy with a moment of silence. In the last two years, Heifer Haiti has worked to help rehabilitate communities affected by the quake and to bolster the country's agricultural economy, and is now setting the stage for a bold new enterprise in Haiti.

07 May 2010 description

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (May 7, 2010) - On January 12, 2010, a devastating 7.0-magnitude earthquake struck Haiti, killing more than 200,000 people and displacing more than two million. At the time of the earthquake, Heifer International was reorganizing its Haiti program, which had six employees in two offices-in Les Cayes in the south and Cap-Haitien in the north.

Haiti has worked in Haiti for more than 10 years and in January the Haiti country team was managing 16 projects aiding more than 16,000 limited-scale farmers.

13 Jan 2010 description

Aid will follow first-responders to help families rebuild lives, livelihoods

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (Jan. 13, 2010) - Heifer International is issuing an emergency appeal for funds to help families in Haiti recover and restore their lives in the wake of the catastrophic 7.0 magnitude earthquake that struck the tiny Caribbean nation on Tuesday, Jan.