Haiti

Cork Lunch 2018

Join us at our annual Cork Lunch in Clayton Hotel, hosted by Alan Quinlan and dedicated to legendary sports commentator Marty Morrissey.  The event, organised in partnership with Dennis Horgan, our long-time supporter, is a highlight of Cork’s...
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Paris2Nice 2018

Join the Haven team in the Paris2Nice challenge from 15 to 20 September 2018, cycling over 700km in six days from the cities of Paris to Nice to raise money for our work in Haiti! This is an excellent opportunity to: Get fit,...
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Tag Rugby Blitz 2018

Get a team together for our fourth annual Tag Rugby Blitz, taking place in Wanderers FC, Dublin 4 on Friday, 13 July. Teams of twelve will compete for our coveted trophies, enjoying great BBQ, entertainment and prizes on the night. This is always a fun...
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Golf Classic 2018

Our tenth annual Golf Classic tees off on Friday, 8 June in the Castle Golf Club, Rathfarnham in support of our projects in Haiti. Teams can look forward to a great afternoon on this first-rate course, with competitions for the Longest Drive, One Shot...
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Cycle4Haiti 2018

Take on an unforgettable cycling challenge on Saturday, 19 May to raise funds in support of the people of Haiti. Now in its ninth year, the Cycle4Haiti is an annual cycling event open to all ages and cycling abilities, which sees more than 100 cyclists...
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Johanna’s Story | ” The work of one person can change so many lives positively”

Now halfway through her placement with our team in Haiti,  University College Cork (UCC) student, Johanna Murray, shares some messages of hope and positivity from her experiences so far. So we’re now at the halfway point: only six weeks left here...
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Volunteer Experience in Haiti | “We have accomplished an amazing task”

In a final post, volunteer and BAM Ireland employee Jan Gottsche marks the handover of the newly-renovated Jean Jean School in Gressier, following an intense week of work and commitment from the 36 participants in our 2018 Volunteer Programme. The days...
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Volunteer Experience in Haiti | “A feeling of teamwork and camaraderie kept our spirits and work ethic high”

Volunteer Jan Gottsche, who took part in our 2018 Volunteer Programme on behalf of BAM Ireland, shares his impression of the first few days in Haiti and some of the highlights which kept the volunteer group going through the challenging work. As a...
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Volunteer Experience in Haiti | “It is clear that the week ahead will be a gargantuan task”

Galway-based Jan Gottsche took part in our 2018 Volunteer Programme, travelling to Haiti with 35 other volunteers to renovate the badly damaged Jean Jean School in Gressier. Jan participated in the programme on behalf of his employer, BAM Ireland, who...
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Johanna’s Story | “The last week has gone by in such a whirlwind”

After a busy week with our Volunteer Programme, University College Cork (UCC) student, Johanna Murray, tells us her experience of it as she continues her student placement with our team in Haiti. Hello everyone, and welcome back to my blog! Over the last...
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Our 36 volunteers are working hard in Haiti to transform a local school

36 volunteers from Ireland and the United States arrived in Haiti on 14 April for our 2018 Volunteer Programme, working to upgrade a local school in the community of Gressier. Jean Jean School welcomes 160 students from the local area every day, but has...
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Rugby Lunch 2018

Join the Haven team in the Shelbourne Hotel, Dublin on 9 March 2018 for our annual Rugby Lunch. You can be there as we present the Outstanding Contribution to Irish Rugby Award to Leinster and Ireland rugby hero, Shane Horgan. On top of this, our panel...
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