Louisville Church Holds Prayer Service For Haiti

People filled the sanctuary of a west Louisville church Saturday for pray for the victims of last week’s earthquake in Haiti. The service was held at St. Martin de Porres Parish. It’s congregation includes about two dozen Haitian families. Among the speakers at the interfaith service was the Reverend Celeve Izean of the Seventh Day… Continue reading Louisville Church Holds Prayer Service For Haiti

Local Prayer Service Set For Earthquake Victims

St. Martin de Porres Parish in Louisville will host a multi-faith prayer service Saturday for the victims of this week’s earthquake in Haiti. The Catholic Archdiocese of Louisville says about 23 Haitian families worship at St. Martin de Porres, which is located at 3112 West Broadway. Many are still trying to contact family and friends… Continue reading Local Prayer Service Set For Earthquake Victims

Louisville Group to Help Haitians with Potable Water

Members of a Louisville organization are heading to Haiti to begin providing potable water to victims of Tuesday’s earthquake. WFPL’s Elizabeth Kramer reports. Louisville-based Edge Outreach plans to work with the Salvation Army to provide water in Haiti. Bowin Tichenor, who is based in Santo Domingo, is the organization’s regional director for the Dominican Republic… Continue reading Louisville Group to Help Haitians with Potable Water

Haiti Earthquake Relief: How to Help

Numerous organizations around the world are joining forces to help the victims of Tuesday’s earthquake in Haiti. NPR’s blog, The Two Way, is compiling a list of agencies that are coordinating earthquake relief. In the Louisville area, donations can be made to Catholic Charities of Louisville, the American Red Cross and the Salvation Army. Louisville-based… Continue reading Haiti Earthquake Relief: How to Help

Kentucky Group Organizing Haitian Earthquake Relief

From Charles Compton, Kentucky Public Radio/WEKU, Richmond An agency based in Richmond, Kentucky is preparing a relief response to yesterday’s earthquake in Haiti. Christian Flights International maintains a school in central Haiti for 1,100 students. Executive director Scott Mandl says his agency is accepting cash donations for earthquake relief… “We’re going to be trying provide… Continue reading Kentucky Group Organizing Haitian Earthquake Relief