Volunteers

Sophie’s Story | “You wouldn’t believe the challenges that many of the people here face”

Sophie O’Sullivan arrived in Haiti two weeks ago to begin a three-month internship with us as part of her studies.  It’s been an eventful introduction to the country for her, and, here, she gives us an insight into just some of what she’s...
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Sophie’s Story | “I wanted to go somewhere that doesn’t get as much aid or attention”

We were excited to recently welcome Sophie O’Sullivan to the Haven team in Haiti.  Sophie is a student in University College Cork (UCC) who is joining us for her three-month student internship.  She’ll be keeping a regular blog during her...
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Listen | Teacher Hugo Rowsome discusses the volunteer experience in Haiti on the Ryan Tubridy Show

Teacher Hugo Rowsome spent over three weeks at a summer camp in Gros Morne, Haiti as part of a volunteer trip supported by our team here at Haven. While there, Hugo taught the children the song “My Lovely Horse” from the much-loved comedy...
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Sarah and Kate’s Story | “The most rewarding experience of my life so far”

Kate Kenneally and Sarah Browne are taking part in the 2016 Volunteer Programme.  In this blog series, they share their experiences and all the developments from the site throughout the week. Here, Sarah brings us up to the end of our time in Haiti,...
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Sarah and Kate’s Story | A very enjoyable and rewarding experience

Kate Kenneally and Sarah Browne are taking part in the 2016 Volunteer Programme.  In this blog series, they share their experiences and all the developments from the site throughout the week. Here, Kate, a member of the team working on the new kindergarten...
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