Haiti Program Going Strong

We continue to support our sponsored schools with meals, clean water, solar power systems, computers and facility development.  We also have over 50 clean water systems installed in the communities surrounding our schools. We are now focused on starting the transition from US based financial support to Haiti-based income to continue the work there.  The […]
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Haiti Program Update

2017 has been an eventful year, with some excellent progress. We now have about 50 community clean water systems installed, in addition to those at our sponsored schools. We deployed new computer servers at several of our schools (with electronic books, Wikipedia and educational videos in Creole, French and English) One of our sponsoring churches, […]
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Haiti – Sixth Year and Going Strong

As I return from my eight trip to Haiti, it is a blessing to reflect on how far things have come.  Now in our 6th year, the Thomas Haiti Program has hit its stride.  We operate at six schools with church sponsors for five of them.  Twice a year, for about a week at a […]
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Featured Outreach for February – Haiti School Program

Stop by the Serve Others with Love Table to learn more about current happenings in Haiti.  We continue to support our schools there with a lunch program and other assistance.  We recently added a playground at one school. We are starting addition of new Creole, French and English electronic books, Wikipedia and educational videos.  We […]
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Featured January Program – Haiti Mission Efforts

Stop by the Fellowship Hall after worship during January to catchup on the latest news on our work in Haiti!  We have teams going in January and March from California, Virginia and Pennsylvania to do computer upgrades, to build a playground, to distribute community clean water systems and to prepare for adding a lunch program at […]
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Living Our Faith in Haiti

What a wonderful reminder of how our efforts are making a difference in Haiti!  This most recent trip reaffirmed that our program is offering great value and the opportunity for a better future to so many school kids.  Thanks to each of our supporting congregations! The recent late February and early March trip focused on […]
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Haiti Program News

We are pleased to report that our Haiti efforts, known as the Thomas Food Project, are going well. We are now operating at six schools. Each school has four to ten computers, clean water filtration and storage and solar generated power. We periodically provide ongoing teacher training, new software and additional classroom teaching aids. Two […]
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Donate to Haiti Mission Efforts

Our next mission to Haiti leaves in late February.  Consistent with our overall emphasis there, we will be working on providing school computers, clean water and solar power.  Our school lunch program is now feeding 400 students each day. We are so appreciative of the longstanding support at our church of this work.  For February, […]
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Changing Lives in Haiti

“We are most thankful and pray for the success of your mission in Haiti.” – Pastor Sully, Foyerdivin School.  “The kids cannot get enough of the computers.” – Roosevelt, Principal of IMEC School.  “Clean water means everything.” – Jean Claude, Director at Ecole de Lespoir. As suggested by these reflections, our work is making a […]
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Haiti Mission Continues This Fall

A team from several East Bay Churches (including Asbury UMC) will return to Haiti in November to add another school to the program started last year.  This program includes deploying clean water systems,  installation of solar and offering access to computers as a teaching aid.  There are currently five schools in the program.  The November […]
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