By the end of July 2019, the foundation was almost complete. Block for the walls should start in August. Our team worked hard on filling the foundation with gravel and sand.
Today people got to the airport early and quickly with no issue. We spent the day in the guest house working on projects, on the edge of the city. By the end of the day, reports were bad of looting in the streets in Downtown. June 10th continued the same. [...]
Today was the first volunteer trip to visit the Cite Soleil program! This morning the streets were quiet and safe so we were able to travel safely. We had an amazing time with the kids with English class, singing, dancing, and snack. After we were able to walk to where [...]
June 7, 2017 did not go as expected in any way! That's how it is in Haiti, at times. There were many issues in the streets, transportation problems, and huge traffic. We were warned by a friend at Marassa that demonstrations were coming on Sunday June 9th. Some how we [...]
Volunteer team trip June 6, led by Dr. Gifford and Alesia, Marco, and Kelly are joined us! On the trip many things happened: The Engineer team from UMass Lowell will join us to water test the land. The team will decide a final location for the septic together. They will [...]
Corey arrived today in Haiti and was able to see the amazing work our team had been doing on the Lizon compound. The foundation was getting dug and we were able to map out clearly the building and the projects. We were glad to be together and had many meetings [...]
Preparation is underway for the director funded family guest house foundation to start mid month. Gama Fredrick, Architect, is designing our compound Probono! Thank you! Check it out- The store is having the shelves put in and bathroom finished by the end of the month.
The front wall and a building with space for a 1 room Haitian Store went up very quickly! Thank you team! The team has decided to call our little store Universal Boutique. A portion of all proceeds from the store will go to RAW Haiti Youth Programs. Sustainability is our [...]
January Exciting news: Directors Woodeman and Corey bought a beautiful piece of land in Bon Repos, PAP Haiti. It is about .25 acres, has beautiful trees.They are donating space for RAW Haiti to build a youth center for the programs in Haiti. With our own stable location in PAP, we [...]
Shipping 7 extra large boxes and 2 barrels full of Donated Supplies: $700 Construction Needs $500 for new wooden staircase at the orphanage that is extremely unsafe. $1000 for a new roof built for the stage at the soccer field that allows our kids to play there for free Funds [...]