A Decade of Difference Updates

A Decade of Difference is approaching fast and CRDF has a lot of new developments to share about the event! We are excited to announce VENTO Winds will be preforming at a Decade of Difference. VENTO Winds is an Appleton-based wind ensemble made up of amazing local musicians with a passion for educational outreach and … Continue reading A Decade of Difference Updates

Celebrating A Decade of Difference

When I departed for a short visit to Haiti 10 years ago, I had no idea that it would ultimately change my life forever, as well as a small corner of the world called Caneille. On my first visit to Caneille, Haiti, I caught a glimpse of what the world was like for so many. I … Continue reading Celebrating A Decade of Difference

Ring in the Holiday Season with CRDF

With the first flurries flying here in Appleton, CRDF is getting geared up for the holiday season.  Please remember these great changes to support opportunity through education in rural Haiti. Alternative Giving Fair/Gifts In Person @ All Saints Episcopal Church Alternative Gifts Market 110 N Drew Street - Appleton This Weekend (Saturday 10am-3pm; Sunday 9am-1pm) or … Continue reading Ring in the Holiday Season with CRDF

Downtown Appleton Display

CRDF is participating in the Festival of Trees in downtown Appleton. We've designed 3 Christmas wreaths, now hanging on display at Globally Sound Fair Trade. The travel inspired wreaths are up for auction through November 28, giving winners plenty of time to display them in their own home. Also check out Globally Sound at 604 … Continue reading Downtown Appleton Display

School’s Out for Summer! – Update from Caneille

Today marks the end of our ninth school year at Ecole de la Grace de Caneille.  The region is a far different place than when I first visited. On each of my visits, I am amazed at the impact small efforts can have in transforming lives.  This past Spring, I spent a little over a … Continue reading School’s Out for Summer! – Update from Caneille