HERO's mission is to provide housing, education, and rehabilitation for orphans and street children in Haiti. We will create a pathway for children in Haiti to become healthy, educated, self-reliant and socially conscious citizens.
On January 12, 2010 at 5:22pm local time, a 7.0 magnitude earthquake the highly populated area of Department Ouest, Haiti, approximately 16 miles from Port au Prince. By January 24, more than 50 aftershocks measuring a magnitude of 4.5 or greater had hit the area. Over the course of those 12 days, the human impact was great; the UN and USAID estimates that more than 230,000 people were killed, 30…Visit the Earthquake Relief page