Still Helping Haiti
“Many people are wondering what we can do, after we deal with the immediate crises caused by the horrific January earthquake, to make sure the people of Haiti can have a bright future. I’m the father of a young daughter, so I especially worry about the kids.
The children of Haiti have a right to dream. They have a right to dream of a future not where they live in shacks without clean water to drink or food to eat, but where they have the necessities of a healthy life, a future where they can learn to read and write and get an education. They have a right to dream of having a family and being able to provide for those families. I know I don’t want to be sitting here five years from now asking, “Why aren’t the children any better off now than before the quake?” So I asked myself right now, in 2010, what’s next?