Looking for a way to help Haitians?Patricia Wolff
, a local pediatrician and founder of the non-profit Meds & Food for Kids
, is headed out to Haiti soon to feed and care for the hungry, and her group is asking for support
Meds & Food for Kids supplies malnourished children with what Haitians call "Medika Mamba,"
a peanut butter-like foodstuff packed with protein which needs neither refrigeration nor cooking.
Wolff got the idea from a similar program in Malawi; since she founded
Meds & Food for Kids in 2004, she and coworkers have fed more than
It appears that the organization's production facility withstood the quake, but the fate of a local employee is still unknown.