Haiti http://wesa.fm en Pittsburgh-Based Thread Recycles Bottles and Brings Jobs to Haiti http://wesa.fm/post/pittsburgh-based-thread-recycles-bottles-and-brings-jobs-haiti <p>When local photographer Ian Rosenberger saw garbage piled in the street and thrown into canals untouched by a stretched public works system, he was moved to do more than take photos.</p><p>He jotted in his journal how it would be good to turn Haiti’s trash into money. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 17:04:00 +0000 Essential Pittsburgh 27789 at http://wesa.fm Pittsburgh-Based Thread Recycles Bottles and Brings Jobs to Haiti Haitian Families First http://wesa.fm/post/haitian-families-first <p>Sisters <strong>Jamie </strong>and <strong>Alie McMutrie</strong>, founders of <a href="http://www.haitianfamiliesfirst.org/">Haitian Families First</a>, talk about their work helping orphaned children in Haiti before and after the country's earthquake.</p><p><em>This segment of Essential Pittsburgh originally aired November 1, 2012</em></p><p> Fri, 15 Mar 2013 09:00:00 +0000 Heather McClain 3355 at http://wesa.fm Haitian Families First