It is with great excitement that I can announce the recent groundbreaking for three permanent classrooms for Lekole de la Grace de Caneille. These classrooms are not only a vital step towards final accreditation, but they will provide a much needed distraction-free learning environments for our students. Having just returned from the trip which marked … Continue reading Groundbreaking


School Groundbreaking Trip

We are in Haiti this week to break ground for the permanent building for Lekole de la Grace de Caneille. Follow our progress on facebook by 'liking' Caneille Regional Development Fund . Please e-mail us at with questions or information on how you can become involved in supporting this work.

Fall 2010 Newsletter

While the earthquake in January 2010  brought about a host of new challenges in Haiti, Lekole de la Grace de Caneille was able to continue both its operations as well as welcome 27 new students from a nearby refugee camp.  Despite the enormous challenges our students and teachers faced this year, we sent our first … Continue reading Fall 2010 Newsletter

End of School Year Update

This year has been an eventful one in Caneille.  It began on January 12 with a magnitude 7.0 earthquake rocking the Haitian capital.  With Caneille over 40 miles away from the epicenter, there was no physical damage to any of our buildings or student’s homes.  However, that does not mean this region went unaffected by … Continue reading End of School Year Update

Giraffe Heroes Project

While I will be giving a more detailed update on our work in Haiti in the Summer newsletter which will be posted in mid-July, I wanted to share some very exciting news. Our work in Haiti has been recognized with a Giraffe Heroes Commendation.  While the award is for individuals who "stick their necks out … Continue reading Giraffe Heroes Project