Leadership Workshop for Haitian Visitors

CRDF is excited to announce that eleven Haitian leaders will visit Appleton in mid-May for a Leadership, Creative Solutions, and Community Development Workshop. The elected officials will learn new methods, development philosophy, and tools that they can apply to enhance their communities in Haiti. These individuals govern rural and peri-urban areas of the Central Plateau … Continue reading Leadership Workshop for Haitian Visitors

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Pen Pal Exchange with Photos

How old were you when you received your first piece of mail? Was it a birthday card on your sixth birthday? A colorful children’s magazine full of stories and photos? For students in Caneille, receiving a letter is incredibly unlikely, even for older family members, due to wide-spread illiteracy within the country and a postal … Continue reading Pen Pal Exchange with Photos

Guest Blog Post by Joy

Joy  traveled to Haiti with the CRDF board April 9 - 14 and today she's sharing a few insights she has gained from her time in Haiti. Thank you Joy for partaking in this adventure with us! Our first day in Haiti, we traveled from Port-au-Prince to Caneille, located in the rural Central Plateau. During the … Continue reading Guest Blog Post by Joy

What is CORE?

Our CORE Support Team campaign ends this Friday and we want you to be a part of CORE. The CORE is a program designed to meaningfully connect donors with the community they are reaching: Caneille, Haiti.  Members of CORE receive a quarterly newsletter with updates, articles about Haitian life, staff and student interviews, and other … Continue reading What is CORE?

Upcoming Events

Mark your calendars! CRDF has a few events coming up that you don't want to miss! We are still taking orders for our Fall/Thanksgiving cookies. We have our famous baker rolling out these amazing cookies. This year we will be making: turkeys, pumpkins and leaves. Cookies can be ordered for a $14 donation per dozen. … Continue reading Upcoming Events