JOPLIN, MO--- More than 1,600 volunteers worked to package meals for needy children in Haiti. "Victory 4 Haiti" is sending more than 280,000 meals to Haitian children. The donation effort is being organized by the Victory Ministry and Sports Complex. The meals will be sent to students of the Haitian Christian Mission.
"The students that are there in Haiti, they're going to be able to have a meal, that means that their eyes are going to be bright, their minds are going to be focused. They're going to be thinking about their education and they're going to be knowing and they're going to be knowing that they're going to have a good, quality meal for their day at school," exclaims Clifford Wert, of the Victory Ministry & Sports Complex.
Coordinators say they expect to be done packaging all 280,000 meals today.