We did it! Thanks to so many…

We did it! Thanks to so many…

Well, this trip was very moving to say the least. The kids on the orphanage are great kids, very respectful, well behaved and very well off as far as quality of life compared to the rest of the country. To be submerged in the poverty that surrounds the NPH property for 10 days really put things in perspective for me. When and entire village of 300 people share 2 outhouses, one with a door, that … [Read more...]

Orphanage Director Keiran Rigney

Orphanage Director Keiran Rigney gives an overview of the overall progress at the orphanage and future development plans. … [Read more...]

Last Day

We arrived back in Canada yesterday (Saturday) after a very early start, our bus left the hotel at 6am, then a 3 hours before taking off around 11am local time. Arriving back in Canada we are very thankful for a hot shower, the ability to drink directly from the faucet and to see our families not so happy to see the snow.... Here is a recap from our last day:   ????????????? … [Read more...]

UPDATED- Auction for Local Artist

UPDATED- Auction for Local Artist

Sorry the link to my email was dead, please email click here to send me email if you would like to bid on the auction - the current bid stands at $40 On Tuesday one of the local men from the nearby Batay Nuevo (which is a small village that used to be for the sugar cane workers before the cane fields closed. Now it is mainly squatters) came to display his art work to the volunteers. One of the … [Read more...]

Day 5

Jordan, Cam and Terry update us on the various pieces that are bringing the field together.   add media … [Read more...]