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By Tom Larson

Sun Tribune

Haiti is located less than 700 miles from the sandy luxury of Miami Beach.

And yet the stark differences between the two places can only be measured in lightyears.


Almost the entire Haitian nation lives in poverty. In January, a group of Morris residents traveled to Haiti and visited an orphanage that is home to about 100 children. They hadn't eaten in a week.

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