Hope for Haiti?

By Peter Rooney

One year after a massive earthquake struck Haiti, an Amherst College alumna with a key role in monitoring the progress of recovery says there’s reason to be optimistic, even if challenges remain extremely daunting. Meanwhile, students at Amherst continue to contribute their time and resources to help in Haiti, as do many alumni.

WGGB-TV: Reader to Reader Donating Books to Schools in Need

The Springfield-area ABC News affiliate featured Reader to Reader, a college-based nonprofit that distributes books to needy school districts across the US, and volunteer Kathryn Libby ’11 in a segment that ran during its morning broadcast.