"We're a center of reference for the community, and people come to us for help in solving their problems. Our job is to find the resources and people to solve those problems."
"While the people are dying, the international organizations are passing their time in meetings, in studies and planning. People fly around in helicopters looking at us, making the houses shake once again. But while they're planning, the people are dying. We've now gone more than two weeks without any help, and they haven't contacted those of us who could be most helpful in organizing the people."
Friday, January 29, 2010
No sleep, little aid: Salesian nun pleads for more help for Haitians - Catholic News Service, 1/29/10: