Earthquake

Haiti Children

Susie Krabacher is a Roaring Fork Valley resident who has dedicated her career to providing a safe and empowering space for orphaned children in Haiti. Here she reflects on the devasating earthquake of 2010.

On January 19th, about 24 hours before a total lunar eclipse, a 6.7-magnitude earthquake rattled Tongoy, Chile. KDNK’s Raleigh Burleigh, who is in Chile, was attending an opera at the time. He sent us this lyrical dispatch describing the experience of riding out the shaking earth as the choir continued to sing: