Surprise!!!

From November 24, 2018 I began writing this Journal entry on Tuesday (11/20) at the airport in Miami, while waiting for a connecting flight to Atlanta. In Tuesday’s Journal I said the Journal would take a short break. I couldn’t disclose the real reason for the break because it would kill the surprise I had planned for two very special…

Protests

From November 18, 2018 On Friday night, one of our volunteers who lives her during the week and goes home on the weekend, was on her way home when she encountered the protestors in downtown. She had no choice but to turn around and come back to the safety of Santa Chiara. The protests are supposed to start in earnest…

Gobble, Gobble

From November 20, 2018 Thanksgiving is, in general, not celebrated here in Haiti. For me personally, I have much for which to be thankful. I am profoundly grateful for all the generous benefactors who’ve kept the little miracle of Santa Chiara alive and growing this year. There are so many little things that happen each day here that bring a…