Sean Penn's group receives grant to house Haitians

Actor Sean Penn talks during a news conference lobbying the state of California to recognize Harvey Milk Day in San Francisco, Tuesday, March 3, 2009. Penn won an Oscar for his portrayal of Milk, one of San Francisco's first openly gay politicians. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

September 15, 2011 2:11:21 PM PDT
The Haiti aid group run by Hollywood actor Sean Penn says it has received a $2.25 million grant to help more than 500 people displaced by last year's earthquake move back home.