Salvation Army Haiti Earthquake Relief: Update 3

by John McAlister
Categories: Newswire
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salvationarmy_haiti_7A team of Salvation Army personnel from Canada will leave for Haiti tomorrow, January 16. Brian Burditt, Director of World Missions, Major Rick Shirran, Territorial Disaster Services Director and Jeremy Watt, Web Producer / Photographer are expected to be on the ground in Haiti Sunday.

“We are working with The Salvation Army World Services Organization, based in Washington, U.S., to determine immediate and long-term relief,” says Burditt. “Due to the devastation the logistics of quickly providing water, food and first aid to victims will be determined, and is our priority. This is an immediate, and will be an ongoing need, for some time.”