These girls have Haiti in their hearts


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Haley Harrison, Paisley Bell and Madison Smith with some of the children they shared their Christmas holidays with at The Good Shepherd Orphanage in Haiti. (Photos submitted)

From their very first trip to Haiti, they knew they would never be the same.

It was in 2011 when Haley Harrison, Paisley Bell and Madison Smith took their first trip with a group from Walthall Baptist Church to the small country that had suffered so much destruction. Just a year before, on Jan. 12, 2010, the country of Haiti had suffered a 7.0 earthquake, that left 220,000 people dead, 300,000 injured and rubble everywhere.

The three girls have returned to Haiti every year since, including a special trip over the Christmas holidays this year to stay at The Good Shepherd orphanage. Continue reading