Al and Deb Ingersoll

Deb Ingersoll (left), and her husband Al, gave up their jobs in the private sector in Minnesota, sold their belongings, put the rest in storage and took off for Haiti. (credit: American Refugee Committee)

Giving Up Life In Minnesota To Help Haiti

When the earthquake struck Haiti one year ago, many people wanted to help. A lot of people donated money, while others were compelled to volunteer.