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Yay! We Visited Fort-Liberte, Haiti

On September 4, 2016 Corky Terry and Jean flew to Cap Haitian. The airport was much different than Port Au Prince……calmer and nobody clambering to carry our luggage. We were met by Father Adrien Pierre. The drive from Cap Haitien to Fort Liberte took about forty minutes. The roads were hard surfaced and good. The area is agricultural, we passed …

The Start of a Sewing Co-Op in Haiti.

How We Started a Sewing Cooperative in the Southern Part of Haiti to Train, Teach, and Foster Community. In the summer of 2010 I visited a small village called Fonds des Blancs. It is about 3 hours west of Port au Prince. Tom had visited the village two years before and suggested I see it. Back in the day it …

Solar Project in Fort-Liberte, Haiti

SOLAR WELL INSTALLATION APRIL 2017  On April 5, Andy Whipple, an amazing, generous and fearless man who happens to be a part owner of Atlasta Solar in Grand Junction, Colorado came to Forte Liberte to install a solar pump which he donated. Andy was joined by Colin Geery, a technician from Atlasta Solar and Colin Weller (another Colin) who  is …

God’s Mapquest!

Jean was planning her return trip to the sewing school (Lekol Koutur) and needed to have the business plan for the school translated into Creole. At the time Jean and Tom were in southwest Florida and Jean knew of a parish in Naples, St. Peter the Apostle Church which has an outreach for Haitians. Jean went to the parish office …