Haiti rocked by powerful quake

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A powerful earthquake, believed to be 7.3 magnitude, has struck off the coast of Haiti, rocking the capital, Port-au-Prince. The quake has sparked a tsunami watch for surrounding areas.

Food for the Hungry has staff located nearby to the earthquake and in neighboring Dominican Republic.

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Pray: Please pray for the safety of our staff and for the Haitians impacted by this major catastrophe. Early reports indicate dozens are feared dead and massive damage has occurred, including the collapsing of major buildings and a hospital.

Give: Food for the Hungry's Emergency Response Unit is assessing the damage and determining how to best meet the needs of the Haitians reeling from this disaster. Give today to help us respond now.