3 February 2010: NBC followed and interviewed our Scientology Volunteer Ministers Nicole and Josh in Haiti.
The Scientology Volunteer Ministers Corps is a program of the Church of Scientology providing disaster relief and emergency response. Created more than 30 years ago by Scientology Founder L. Ron Hubbard, the program has expanded to 203,000 Volunteer Ministers worldwide who have served at 175 worst-case disaster sites, including Ground Zero after 9/11, the Southeast Asia tsunami, Hurricane Katrina and the Haiti earthquake disaster.
Since the disaster struck in Haiti more than 150 Scientology Volunteer Ministers were activated to help in Haiti and the Dominican Republic and:
- helped over 37,000 people, including hundreds of orphans
- arranged and delivered over 38,600 tons of food and medical supplies
- served more than 3,150 meals