Compassion International Raises Over $1.3 Million For Haiti Relief
February 9, 2010 at 12:16 PM (PT)
COMPASSION INTERNATIONAL Artist & Radio Relations Director MIKE SEVERSON tells ALL ACCESS that in their partnership with over 500 multi-format radio stations on MONDAY, FEBRUARY 1st, they helped raise over $1.3 million for the victims of the devastating earthquake in HAITI.
The money helped provide food, water, shelter, and medical and counseling services. In addition, funds will be used to re-equip COMPASSION's local support structure to aid in the rebuilding of HAITI long-term. COMPASSION's work in HAITI began in 1968 and currently has more than 64,600 children in 230 child development centers.