Haiti Earthquake 1 Year Later: Where Has All the Money Gone?


Millions of dollars were raised and more than a billion pledged in the wake of the devastation in Haiti.

A year later, it appears little progress has been made. Many are left wondering 'what happened to all of the money?'

Fox news Spoke with the The American Red Cross of Southwestern Indiana. Spokesperson Greg Waite says on a national level the Red Cross raised $479 million for Haiti relief efforts.

Of that money, $245 million has been spent on things like food, water, emergency shelter, vaccines and medical supplies. Waite says In the next year, the Red Cross plans to invest another $100 million into the country to establish a more permanent housing system for the people.

The red cross has published a report detailing where donations went in 2010.

To read the “One Year Report” from the American Red Cross - click here


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