August 2020 Goat Report

This month in Haiti: There were four emergency visits to Feja. Some of their goats had severe diarrhea. Open discussions occurred with goat farmers on best practices to feed their goats when food is less available   Goat farmers were reminded of the importance of goat shelter especially during the rainy season. We discussed with … [Read more…]

August 2020 Community Development Report

Updates from Vivaldie W. Marseille Girls’ Empowerment Group in Mirebalais: On August 5,2020, we had a training session with the Girls’ Empowerment on the topic of understanding friendliness. Indeed, we have defined the conviviality which is the existing relationship between the individuals of a community. We have seen the importance of conviviality in human development. … [Read more…]

Donations needed!

Starvation and COVID 19 has swept the country already ravaged by natural disasters and disease. Fr. Romel, the Pastor of Saint Louis Parish in Mirebalais, Haiti, sent us a brief update: Brothers and sisters,I want to greet you in the name of Christ our Lord! My parish, in Mirebalais, has a very large number of … [Read more…]

June 2020 Goat Report

This month we visited with all goat farmers of the program in their respective communities. We worked on recruitment of new members, the payback process and addressed participants who have finished paying their debt towards the program. Medication for goats was provided in the communities of Desvarieux and Boyer. Most participants contributed a small fee … [Read more…]

April 2020 Community Development Report

With the pandemic which is rife in the world. we in Haiti are not spared. For more than a month, the government had decreed a state of health emergency in the country. The churches and schools remain closed. We are working with people to be cautions and vigilant. “The disease exists. it is in the … [Read more…]

March/April 2020 Goat Report

Goat activities for the second half of March 2020, were significantly slowed down by the coronavirus. We begin our quarterly vaccination campaign on February 15th 2020 for the goats. We did cover three out of the five villages that we serve: Desvarieux, Noyau and Feja, until we were forced us to stop visiting with our … [Read more…]

Letter from Fr. Romel

Good afternoon all! The COVID-19 is in Haiti since two days ago. Let us pray one for another.  The pandemic is real. We Christians have to pray that the Spirit of the Lord will accompany the health experts so that the effective medication to treat this generalized illness is quickly found.  In the Haitian church, … [Read more…]

January 2020 Goat Report

On January 31st we gathered in the parish hall of Saint Louis Parish of Mirebalais to celebrate with beneficiaries of the goat program that HHH has established in the parish of Saint Louis of Mirebalais. During this year-end activity, participants of all five chapel communities involved in the program, a total of 156 participants, got … [Read more…]

Open letter from Fr. Romel

Open Letter to Hands and Hearts with Haiti for the understanding of the suffering of the people of Haiti and especially the population of Mirebalais! Dear all and partners! The Haitian people is suffering too hard.  If today you hear the call of God that has come to you through the cry of suffering of … [Read more…]

September 2019 Goat Report

Follow up visits were made to the communities of Desvarieux and Boyer. We could not visit the other three chapel communities (Feja, Coupe Gorge, and Noyau) due to political turmoil all over the country. In addition to the current gas shortage, the opposition puts a lot of people out in the streets to protest against … [Read more…]