And Life in Haiti Goes On… Dixie Bickel R. N., the orphanage director and co-founder, writes about what is happening in Haiti, new kids at GLA, the status of adoptions, the progress on Ft. Jacques and the challenges of life in Haiti. We have a wonderful family who is willing to match all donations up…

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Haitians express their struggle in art. Haitians express their struggle in art. A restaurant on Delmas 95 was burnt. The Canadian Embassy front gate was set on fire. Protestors us fire to destroy… Sent from the US Embassy in Haiti this morning: Local media have announced protests in Port-au-Prince and throughout the country for October…

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And Life in Haiti Goes On… Dixie Bickel R. N., the orphanage director and co-founder, writes about what is happening in Haiti, new kids at GLA, the status of adoptions, the progress on Ft. Jacques and the challenges of life in Haiti. Osmaïka Jeph Marie Wensley Bella Angeline Smeralda Jameson Djoubising You can help a…

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demonstrations in Haiti 2019 October

Inflation in Haiti is out of Control! Dixie Bickel R. N., the orphanage director and co-founder, writes about what is happening in Haiti, new kids at GLA, the progress on Ft. Jacques and the challenges of life in Haiti. We are living with double digit inflation in Haiti! We bought a sack of onions last…

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I am sure that most of you reading this have heard of the demonstrations in Haiti against the government and how dangerous it is to travel to Haiti. There have been almost daily demonstrations against the shortage of fuel, inflation, lack of communication from the government, and the lack of medical and social services available…

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We need help buying food, water, and diesel for one month. Prices keep going up and our meal menus recently changed so that the children would be getting a more varied menu and more protein. Meat and beans are some of the most expensive food items in Haiti. We need $5000 for meat, vegetables, fruit,…

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Christmas Eve we had a large pizza party for all of the workers at GLA.  I counted 80+ people there for the lunch and opening of gifts!  I was surprised that so many of the workers came on their day off to participate. We decided to have a party just for the workers this year…

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The children here at GLA love going to school every day because they adore their teachers and they love learning. Along with their learning subjects in both Haitian Creole and French (the majority of their text books are written in French), the last seven months have brought about some exciting changes for our children who are…

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