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Memorial Service Held For Columbus Man Shot In Haiti

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David Bompart was working in a Haitian orphanage like this one when he was shot.
10:06AM
February
5, 2012

A memorial service will be held in Miami for an Ohio man who died from gunshot wounds he suffered during a robbery in Haiti where he was working on an orphanage.

Ohio Man Hospitalized In Florida After Haiti Shooting

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A member of the United States Agency for International Development?s (USAID) Disaster Assistance Response Team looks on as humanitarian relief supplies from Puerto Rico arrive in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Jan. 26, 2010, as part of Operation Unified Response. (DoD photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Chris Lussie, U.S. Navy/Released)
12:33PM
January
27, 2012

Hospital officials in Miami, Florida say an Ohio man is being treated for a gunshot wound after being shot and robbed in Haiti.

OSU Doctoral Student Helps Haiti through Business

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12:00AM
November 10, 2010

Ohio State University Doctoral candidate Chris Sutter has traveled the world in an effort to alleviate poverty through sound business practices.

Artificial Limbs Collected for Haitian Amputees

12:00AM
March
8, 2010

Prosthetic patients across Central Ohio are giving their old artificial limbs to help amputees in earthquake stricken Haiti.

Local Catholics Travel to Haiti to Aid in Relief Efforts

12:00AM
February
2, 2010

In the wake of the earthquake in Haiti the local Catholic community is stepping up to aid both local parish members as well as victims in Haiti.

Help Haiti

12:00AM
January
28, 2010

Central Ohioans have joined millions of Americans in donating to the earthquake relief effort for Haiti. WOSU Commentator Michael Ivey says those dollars and much more will be needed to rebuild the nation from short and long-term damage.

Local woman attempts to retrieve adopted daughter from Haitian orphanage

12:00AM
January
22, 2010

Kathleen Hansley told WOSU on Friday there are now plans to put her daughter on a plane out of Haiti tonight. (Friday, January 22, 2010)

Ohio National Guard Among First to Transport Help into Haiti

12:00AM
January
14, 2010

Aid is arriving in earthquake-ravaged Haiti, and the Ohio National Guard is helping to deliver it.

Ohio Rescue Team Heads To Haiti

12:00AM
January
14, 2010

Ohio today extends a helping hand to Haiti. 70 members of Ohio Task Force One are scheduled to deploy to arrive in Haiti this afternoon.

OSU Student Unable To Reach Family in Haiti

12:00AM
January
13, 2010

The devastation in Haiti hits home for two Ohio State University students.