Why Education is Vital for Haiti’s Future

Have you ever wondered why Haiti continues to struggle with issues like poverty, healthcare, and economic growth? The answer lies not only in political corruption but also in the lack of access to quality education for the masses. As a country, Haiti has faced numerous challenges over the years – natural disasters, political instability, and … Read more

Kenyan Troops Touch Down in Haiti 6.26.24

And so it begins… June 26th, 2024 marked a significant moment as Kenyan troops officially touched down in Haiti, ready to lead a multinational security force in an effort to combat the rampant gang violence that has plagued the nation. After months of deliberation and debate, the deployment of these forces signifies a tangible step … Read more

A Young Woman’s Journey from Residential Facility to Her Community

For the past 20 years, the story of the Hands & Feet Project has often been synonymous with the story of our first little girl, Tamara. From the moment she joined our Children’s Village, she grew and developed alongside our mission, her timeline intricately woven with ours. It’s been both a privilege and a blessing … Read more

Meet Rood: A Story of Resilience, Hope, and Transformation

Unanimously known around campus for his kind heart, easygoing nature, and perpetual smile, Rood is an integral part of our family. Alongside his twin brother Roodly, he’s recognized for his cheerful and responsible demeanor, whether helping their caregivers around the house or looking after the younger children. Now seventeen years old, Rood continues to grow, … Read more

Sadness, Honor, and Respect: Tears Fall on Our Soil

Sadness, honor, and respect as tears fall on our soil. The ongoing conflict in Haiti has profoundly affected us, with Thursday night’s tragic news underscoring the brutal reality many face. Judes Montis, a long-standing Haitian Director for Missions, and Davy and Natalie Lloyd, the founders’ son and daughter-in-law, fell victim to gang violence. Instead of … Read more

Empowering Young Adults: A Workshop Training Recap

In Grand Goave, Haiti, a pivotal event recently took place. Aimed at addressing the unique challenges young adults face in their journey toward adulthood, the workshop focused on three vital aspects: communication, self-esteem, and independence. Organized with meticulous planning and executed with passion, this event proved to be a source of inspiration and hope for … Read more

Night to Shine Event: Celebrating Haiti’s Special Needs Community

In a world where accessibility for special needs individuals is still a distant dream in many places, Haiti stands out as an example of the challenges faced by this community. Basic accommodations like ramps and wide doorways are scarce, let alone access to medical care, equipment, or educational opportunities. In a country where empathy and … Read more

Meet the Helda Family

The Helda family faced immense vulnerability and struggled to care for their children and provide them with access to education and adequate medical support.  Djenicka had been using a wheelchair that was too big for her and was broken. We had the privilege of delivering Djenicka, the eldest, a much-needed wheelchair. The family was very … Read more