AmericanLife Salutes Tsunami Volunteers


AmericanLife TV Network wants to tell the stories of volunteers who flocked to Asia following December’s deadly tsunami.

The network will air a one-hour special edition of weekly series Volunteers: For the Sake of Others, Volunteers: Stepping into the Tsunami’s Wake, Friday, April 29 at 8 p.m. (EST).

The special follows four groups of volunteers, each tackling different challenges throughout four separate regions of Sri Lanka.

“We are privileged to have been able to spend some time with these truly heroic volunteers,” AmericanLife vice president of programming Mark Ringwald said in a prepared statement. “We are proud to show viewers of AmericanLife TV Network the amazing stories of these selfless people whose sacrifices helped to save the lives of so many.”