A 5.9 magnitude earthquake has struck Haiti on October 7th, 2018 with the epicenter located about 19 km Northwest of the city of Port-de-Paix and the impact being felt across the country. According to the Haitian Civil Protection Agency, over a dozen have been killed and close to 200 people injured with the death toll steadily increasing.
HHRD USA representatives are on location in Port de Paix providing reports from the ground.
Donate to HHRD’s “Haiti Relief Fund” to help earthquake victims as we continue to monitor the situation in order to provide proper emergency relief.
HHRD USA has been working in Haiti with partner NGOs and HHRD staff to provide long term rehabilitation since 2010. Over this 8-year journey they have formed an alliance and niche within the local community where they are warmly welcomed. HHRD’s donors continue to receive updates from the region which has encouraged them to continue to show their support for this organization.