Imagine this: You have a small farm and you need to water your crops. You walk miles and miles to find a well just to purchase one bucket of water. You carry that five gallon bucket all the way back to your farm …
What Haiti needs now more than ever is aid done well – here are 5 ways to do that. As you make your decision on giving, we hope you choose an organization with feet in Haiti every day and one that promotes empowerment of helping Haitians do for themselves rather than the condescension of doing for them.
“We can indeed eliminate the scourge of hunger in our lifetime.” – Jose Graziano da Silva | Director-General, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations | According to the data shown in the report (link above), Haiti has the HIGHEST percentage of its population that is undernourished.
Things have been a little crazy here in Haiti the past week or so with political demonstrations and transportation strikes. It has made getting out to get supplies difficult. But, the rooftop expansion is in full swing and we are excited to share the progress with you!