Local group holds fundraiser for Haiti

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) — Tons of humanitarian aid continues to pour into Haiti, following the destruction left behind by Hurricane Matthew.

There are more than one million hurricane victims in Haiti.

The southern part of the country took the biggest hit and that’s where a lot of the aid is heading.

On Friday night, Rhode Islanders gathered to do their part in helping to make sure aid reaches those who need it most.