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Hello Haitian Roots supporters! As you can see, we haven't been the best at keeping up this blog. But don't let that fool you! We are busy bees and lots of things are always going on! Please stay in the loop by following us on social media!Continue Reading »
New School This Fall!!!
Did you know that over 120 students attending the Haitian Roots Academy have to travel over 2 hours each way to attend school?Continue Reading »
Update on Tedd
This is one of our kinedergarten students, Tedd Edme. We introduced him on this blog back in October because we were working hard to get him a medical visa. That visa was issued in February. When Tedd first arrived, we didn't know if he had any vision in his eye at all.Continue Reading »
Hurricane Matthew Update
Many of you, our wonderful supporters, have contacted us to ask how Haitian Roots families are doing in the aftermath of the deadly hurricane. We are grateful to share the news that our orphanage and school were undamaged and we have not had any loss of life.Continue Reading »
This is Tedd, one of our kindergarten students. He needs to have a special surgery from a pediatric glaucoma specialist to relieve swelling and pain and save his eye.Continue Reading »
October 28, 2016
Ever Wonder If Your Support Makes a Difference?
This is a group of kindergarten children at the Haitian Roots Academy. See that adorable little boy in the middle, winking at the camera? His name is Menlove. Read more about him to learn of just one of the stories we heard while in Haiti last week to remind us that education really does work and that your support truly does change lives.Continue Reading »
Have a Heart for Haiti Gala
Haitian Roots is thrilled to announce our first annual "Have a Heart for Haiti" Gala! We hope that you will participate in this exciting event. There are a lot of ways to get in on the action!Continue Reading »
February 8, 2016
Running For Haiti
Mountain Land Physical Therapy is excited to announce their first annual "Running For Haiti" event! On October 3, 2015join with thousands of people across the country and internationally as they don their "Running for Haiti" t-shirts and run or walk!Continue Reading »
Our New School
Our business sponsor, Giftry, created a video to congratulate us on opening the school. Please click on the link below to watch and enjoy the next 2 minutes of your life! It is AWESOME!!! Give the Gift of EducationContinue Reading »
Meeting Christian Pierre in Haiti
I begin sponsoring Christian Pierre’s schooling through Haitian Roots about one year ago. I had received his photo and a short letter from him so I knew a little about him and his life. As I prepared to go to Haiti this year in June 2014, I knew I really wanted to meet Christian.Continue Reading »