After the earthquake struck, I told my wife that I wanted to go to Haiti to assist with the recovery. Every Sunday, my son and I helped out at a homeless shelter and it is through there that I was able to go to Haiti as the shelter had a three year commitment with Haiti. I spent a week in Haiti and it turned out to be one of the most satisfying weeks of my entire life. The objective was to be able to help the children of Haiti but I realized by helping them, it helped me tremendously with my grieving. The week put my life in perspective and made me realize how fortunate I really am. It changed my life.

Click here for slideshow