NEW HAVEN (February 18, 2010)-Medical professional and Scientology Volunteer Minister Ayal Lindeman, who was working on the earthquake getting volunteers to go and handling logistics shortly after the earthquake after the January 12 earthquake and then went to Haiti on the 21st of January, is keeping his promise today to a Haitian man whose leg was amputated to save his life.
This excerpt from Google Maps shows Scientology Volunteer Ministers main camp at Port Au Prince airport (yellow tent and surrounding smaller tents). It was set up there on 17 January 2010.
Port-Au-Prince airport is planned to open for commercial flights again in the next couple of days. Because of that our camp is currently being moved.
"After everybody forgets about helping, we're still going to be there and they're still going to need us."Submitted by csinet on Wed, 2010-02-17 09:50
On Sunday, February 14, CBS 4 in Miami interviewed Austin Eastlee on his way to Haiti as part of the Scientology Disaster Response Team. The 20-year-old Pasadena City College graphic design student from Glendale, California, said he sees this as a critical point in the Haiti relief effort and this is the reason he is volunteering now. It is the one-month anniversary of the earthquake and many aid workers and medical professionals have had to return ho
Political Insider - Your morning jolt: Senators praise Scientology volunteers9:58 am February 17, 2010, by Jim GallowayJim Galloway reports: This may come as a surprise to some, but your Republican-controlled state Senate – usually known for catering to the concerns of conservative Christians – last week issued a sincere commendation to the Scientology Volunteer Ministers Corps.
A group of volunteers left for Haiti Sunday to help those devastated by the earthquake. "After everybody forgets about helping, we're still gonna be there and they're still gonna need us," said Austin Eastlee, a volunteer Scientology minister who was one of nearly 90 volunteers about to board a Haiti bound flight. On board the flight sponsored by the Church of Scientology, there were doctors, nurses and ministers from all faiths.
A Long Island Scientologist couple, Christina and Richard, is sending a special gift to the people of Haiti-crutches. They are flying from Miami on the Scientology-sponsored chartered flight Sunday February 14 and will join the Scientology Disaster Response Team that has been in Haiti since January 17, just five days after the quake. Before leaving their home in Bay Shore, New York, the couple organized a community drive for crutches and other vital supplies for Haiti. A physical therapist, Christina will be working with earthquake victims, helping them learn to cope with
With need for Medical care greater than ever in Haiti, Church of Scientology makes it possible for more doctors and nurses to go to Port-au-Prince
No Prejudice"I have never been with an organization so willing to lend a helping hand without prejudice! I commend the Church of Scientology for its much needed assistance in Haiti. There is no other group that I have ever met that has shown the least bit of prejudice as Scientology! I thank you for giving me the opportunity to be a part of this team and this effort." - K.W. RN, MPAUnbureaucratic Help