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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“The official handover brings another successful project to a close” | April 2017 in Haiti

Our Programmes Manager, Ailish O’Reilly, shares the latest news from the ground in Haiti in her regular blog.  In this month’s blog post, Ailish fills us in on the 2017 Volunteer Programme. We march into April with the preparations for the Volunteer...
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Close to forty volunteers head for Haiti for our 2017 Volunteer Programme

It’s an exciting week for us here in Haven as almost forty volunteers from Ireland and abroad get set to head off on our eleventh annual volunteer trip. Our 2017 Volunteer Programme sees the group travel to the small town of Carrefour Dufont, located...
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December 2016 Newsletter | Reflecting on a challenging year for the people of Haiti

Don’t miss our December 2016 newsletter, where we reflect on a challenging year for the people of Haiti. When Hurricane Matthew struck in early October, many communities in Haiti were ravaged by its 230km/h winds and torrential rains.  Hundreds...
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Hurricane Matthew Update | “It’s a new day and a new beginning”

November’s arrival marks a new beginning in Haiti as recovery from Hurricane Matthew begins to take hold, as our Programmes Manager Ailish O’Reilly describes here. November 1 It’s a new day, a new month, and a new beginning! We are back...
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Hurricane Matthew Update | “Aid is reaching people”

Ailish O’Reilly is Haven’s Programmes Manager in Haiti.  She was on the island of Île à Vache off the south coast of Haiti when Hurricane Matthew hit last week.  Here, she tells us of the experience and of the devastation caused to the community....
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Hurricane Matthew Update | “One step closer back to normal”

Ailish O’Reilly is Haven’s Programmes Manager in Haiti.  She was on the island of Île à Vache off the south coast of Haiti when Hurricane Matthew hit last week.  Here, she tells us of the experience and of the devastation caused to the community....
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Hurricane Matthew Update | Impact on the Christine Farm

Our Christine Farm programme in the Cavaillon Valley stands as a centre-of-excellence for farming training and development in Haiti.  In the past few months, it reached new heights, bringing in substantial orders for its high-quality produce and providing...
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Hurricane Matthew Update | “It’s a sweet sound of recovery”

Ailish O’Reilly is Haven’s Programmes Manager in Haiti.  She was on the island of Île à Vache off the south coast of Haiti when Hurricane Matthew hit last week.  Here, she tells us of the experience and of the devastation caused to the community....
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Hurricane Matthew Update | “I feel the tears coming”

Ailish O’Reilly is Haven’s Programmes Manager in Haiti.  She was on the island of Île à Vache off the south coast of Haiti when Hurricane Matthew hit last week.  Here, she tells us of the experience and of the devastation caused to the community....
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Hurricane Matthew Update | “We have never gone through such an ordeal”

Ailish O’Reilly is Haven’s Programmes Manager in Haiti.  She was on the island of Île à Vache off the south coast of Haiti when Hurricane Matthew hit this week.  Here, she tells us of the experience and of the devastation caused to the...
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