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
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
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?
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
Our 10th year of school is finished! We are proud to have such a long partnership with the community of Caneille, Haiti and to have been part of so many student journeys. Reaching this milestone has been the result of a lot of hard work and ingenuity. In a community where most of the parents … Continue reading End of the School Year