A Thousand Lives

You're Invited! We've officially reached 1,000 students in Haiti and you are invited to our next exciting celebration. A Thousand Lives will take place Tuesday, September 24, 6-8 PM at the Building for Kids in downtown Appleton. Caribbean Taste will cater a traditional Haitian meal with chicken, fried plantains, and rice and beans. You may … Continue reading A Thousand Lives

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CRDF Summer Events

Welcome to summer! L'ecole de la Grace may be quiet for the next few months, but there are a number of ways connect with CRDF this summer. Chipotle Night Eat a burrito while supporting CRDF on Sunday, June 30, 4-8 PM. Chipotle will donate a portion of proceeds to CRDF which means your meal purchase … Continue reading CRDF Summer Events

Preview of CRDF Film

Board President Rebecca Zornow has been working hard to compile a short informational film about CRDF to better tell our story. She's armed with a great interview between founders Oliver Zornow and Huguener Bastia as well as a decade's worth of video clips from Caneille. The full video will be ready to view and share … Continue reading Preview of CRDF Film

What you need to know about the protests in Haiti this week

Since February 7, wide-spread and violent protests have swept across Haiti. Though it started in Port-au-Prince last week, the protests have roots that go back to protests last year related to gasoline prices, and now thousands of protesters gather throughout the country, even in rural towns. Citing, "A worsening economic crisis that has led to a … Continue reading What you need to know about the protests in Haiti this week

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