The Mother's Day Virtual 5K is back this year! The virtual walk/run will start May 1 and conclude May 8, on Mother's Day. In Caneille, Haiti, one-third of adults have never attended school but, in partnership with CRDF, mothers are changing this story for their children. This spring, let’s support their efforts and celebrate mothers … Continue reading 2022 Mother’s Day Virtual Walk/Run
November’s Waukesha parade tragedy hit far too close to home for me. It hit on a personal level as a mom who takes her kids to holiday parades and as a friend of those who were there that day and saw the unthinkable. It hit a second time as a nurse and someone trained in trauma-informed care who works … Continue reading When Tragedy Hits Too Close: A Year-end Reflection from Our Board President
There's a new future for textbooks at l'Ecole de la Grace! And, there's a $5,000 matching grant to make it a reality. Our vision is to not only supply students with the books they need, but cut down on waste and make the operations of the school more economically sustainable by reducing the annual textbook … Continue reading The Future of Textbooks in Caneille
You are invited to our 2021 Live Update! The event is an open house, so drop in when you're able to learn all the latest about the school in Haiti and chat with our board members about the newest developments. We have much to share with you about our expanding school and new projects. The … Continue reading 2021 Live Update – You’re Invited!
Around the world, in the United States, and in Haiti, our communities' mothers are among our first teachers. While the surroundings change from home to home, moms here and abroad share the gifts they have to give and the life lessons they've learned. They see what can be, and they take the time, energy, and … Continue reading Board member memories: My mom was essential to my early education