The first disaster response team from the Salvation Army is set to help out for the next 2 weeks. The three-person team will fly to Fort Lauderdale Monday afternoon, before heading on to Port-au-Prince.
Jerry Larsen - the team leader - is one of the Salvation Army's most highly trained disaster responders. He served in Iraq, Sri Lanka, and New York after 9-11.
The Salvation Army plans to have teams in Haiti for many months.
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