OUR CHILDREN

CHERLANDE
Cherlande is currently in NS1, or our equivalent of 10th grade.  She enjoys hanging out with friends, watching videos and singing.

EVENS
Evens is in NS1 (our equivalent of 10th grade), he is a very good student and loves English classes.  His hobbies are photography, soccer and karate.

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BRITUS
Britus is very smart, loves school, and skipped first grade entirely.  He will start third grade this year and is looking forward to a new school year.  He love soccer, karate, and playing card games with his friends.  

JIMMY
Jimmy is in 4th grade, he is smart but has to be pushed to do homework.  He is a jokester, loves to laugh and play jokes on friends.  He loves soccer and karate.  

KENDY
Kendy is now in 8th grade.  He is a good student, both in school and in English classes.  He loves photography and has recently started making beats and blending his love of photography with music to start creating music videos.

DAROVENA
Darovena and her twin sister Darovenie are identical twins who are inseparable.  They are in 5th grade and are very good students. They love to play games and arts and crafts of any kind.

DAROVENIE
Darovenie and her twin sister Darovena are both very shy but very studious.  They love school, reading, and arts and crafts. 

ANDY
Andy is in 9th grade this year, he will have to study hard as he will take state exams this year.  Andy's hobbies are photography and music.  He enjoys singing/rapping and recently put a music video on YouTube (Andy_King)

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SHELOVE
Shelove is currently in 8th grade.  She is a very good student albeit very social during and after class.  She is very outgoing, still a tomboy, and loves to play soccer and dominoes.

MYSON
Myson is in 8th grade.  He is a good student, quiet in class.  Myson loves music and has been in several music videos.  His hobbies are music and photography and enjoyed our photography classes this summer.

DAVIDSON
Davidson (“Byka”) is a quiet young man who is quick to help out and is always very considerate of others.  Byka is in NS1 (10th grade) and is a good student.  He has enjoyed our music (beat making) classes this summer as well as farming. 

STANLEY
Stanley is a quiet boy, pensive.  He is in 8th grade and a very good student.  He loves soccer, playing board games or dominoes, and working in the garden and tending animals.  

 

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SODLYN
Sodlyn is in the 5th grade.  He struggles in school, but works hard.  He loves farming, soccer, and helping out with the younger children.  He is quiet and very thoughtful. 

JEAN-GILES
Jean-Giles ('KenKen") is in the 7th grade.  He is a good student and is excited to start high school.  KenKen loves photography and made great strides during our summer classes.  He loves soccer, dominoes and any card game.   

JEAN DAVIDSON
Jean Davidson is in 3rd grade.  He struggles greatly in school, but is doing much better than doctors predicted when we found him abandoned in the hospital after birth. We hope to hire a special teacher this year to help him in school. Davidson has an infectious smile and mischievous eyes.  He loves soccer, gardening and taking care of the animals, especially rabbits.   

ROSEMANA
Rosemana is in 6th grade.  She struggles in school and hates to do homework.  She has a tutor, we keep encouraging her.  Rosemana loves to help with the cooking, loves to bake, but hates to do the dishes!  She loves music and dancing, dominoes and card games.  

ESAIE
Esaie is in the 3rd grade and struggles so much in school.  I believe he is dyslexic, but there are no services in Haiti to diagnose or teach learning disabilities.  We are searching for a teacher with some experience or at least patience to help him in school.  Esaie is delightful, he loves to play games of any kind. 

SAPHIRA
Saphira is in the 7th grade and very excited to start high school.  She is a good student, perhaps a bit too social in class.  Saphira loves to dance and loves to help plan party activities.  She loves to sing and has a very sweet voice.

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ABIGAELLE
Abigaelle is in 4th grade.  She is smart, but has to be pushed to study or do homework.  Abigaelle has sparkling eyes, a bright smile, and adorable giggle!  She is very affectionate and loved by all. 

SEBASTIEN
Sebastien is in 9th grade.  He likes school and is a very good student.  Although he is small, he loves to play soccer.  He likes to play most games, especially marbles and dominoes.  

CHEDE
Chede is also in the third grade and also struggles each year.  He will also have a special teacher this year.  He has had tudors, but hates to study or do homework.  Chede loves soccer, dominoes and taking care of the rabbits.

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ROSE ANDRE
Rose Andre is in the 8th grade, she is a fair student who does not like to do homework.  She will have a tutor this year.  Rose Andre is very competitive and loves to play dominoes and other games.  She loves music and dancing as well. 

SARA
Sara is in 8th grade and is a good student.  She likes school, hanging out with her friends, and loves to dance.  She has a beautiful singing voice but is very shy and hides it.  We do hope she will overcome that shyness and share her talent!

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PIERRE
Pierre is in NS4, his last year of high school.  He is a very good student and will be the first in his family to finish high school and dreams of going to college.  He is also a star soccer player.  

ROSEMONDE
Rosemonde is in NS3 and is a very good student.  She is still very shy, but has a sweet smile and sensitive nature.  Rosemonde loves photography and was able to participate in We Make Movies and our summer photography classes.  

OSLAIN
Oslain is in 8th grade and struggles in school.  He must be pushed to work with a tutor or do homework.  He has tried a few vocational classes, but hasn't found his passion.  He does enjoy photography and did quite well during our summer classes.  

KENDERSON
Kenderson is in NS3 and is a very good student, always at the top of his class.  Kenderson loves music and soccer.  He has had the opportunity to work with music producer Tony Black learning beat making and Margot Bingham on lyrics and publishing.  He is quite talented and looks forward to studying music in college.

VALENCIA
Valencia is in NS2 and is a very good student.  She is very shy, but helpful and considerate.  She loves to sing and is very active in church. She enjoys cooking and baking and hanging out with friends.

CHRISTELLA
Christella is in NS4 and works hard in school.  She hopes to attend college.  Christella is very quiet and reserved, but loves to sing and is very active in church.  Christella loves to do hair and is very talented and in demand!

JEAN-JULES Gregorie
Gregorie is in NS2 and is a very good student.  He loves soccer, music and photography.  He excelled in both beat making and photography classes this summer.  

RONALDO
Ronaldo is in NS4 and works very hard in school.  He is very driven to succeed, a true role model all around.  He is patient with the younger children and eager to share his time and talents.  He is a natural-born agronomist who cultivates trees and gardens as well as cares for and breeds many animals.

JEAN RONALD
Jean Ronald is in NS2 and works hard in school.  He is a quiet and sensitive young man who loves soccer and photography.  

JAMESON
Jameson is in NS2 and works hard to succeed in school.  He is determined to be the first in his family to finish high school.  He is very quiet and sensitive, a very caring young man.  He loves to care for his animals and garden and has shown a lot of talent in this summer's photography classes.

TELEMAQUE
Telemaque is in NS4, a very good student and star of our soccer team.  Telemarque is quite artistic, he loves to draw pictures and take pictures.  He loves music and computer, and was very interested in our beat making class this summer.

MEDGINE
Medgine is in NS4 and is a very good student.  She loves school and looks forward to going to college.  Medgine is still shy and a sweet, sensitive young woman.  She has enjoyed our sewing class this summer and enjoys cooking.  

MAGDA
Magda is in NS3 and is a very good student.  She is very outgoing and charismatic with a most infectious smile.  Magda loves to sing and has published several songs on YouTube.  She has enjoyed working with Margot Bingham and Felicia Ross to further develop her talent.  

MYDELIE
Mydelie is in NS2,  She quiet and reserved, but very active in church, often leading music and/or the service.  She has a beautiful voice and presence for a tiny young woman.  

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OSLANDE
Oslande is in NS2, she works hard in school and is driven to finish high school.  Oslande is quiet but loves music and hanging out with friends.  

RICCARDO
Riccardo is in NS1 and is a very good student.  He loves soccer and karate, he still loves to joke around and play games. He has the greatest laugh and a smile that melts hearts.

REGINA
Regina is in 5th grade and a very good student.  She likes school and has a lot of friends.  . 

ROMILET
Romilet is in NS2, he works hard and is determined to finish high school.  Romilet loves music, playing the guitar and drums.  He loves soccer in his spare time, and shows a lot of talent in our sewing classes.  

ISLANDE
Islande struggles in school, but is working hard to try to be the first in her family to finish high school.  She is currently in NS2.  Islande loves to sing and dance and hang out with her friends.  

KATIANA
Katiana is in NS3 and works hard in school.  She is quiet and affectionate. She is a little mother, taking care of the younger children and anyone who is sad or hurt. She is a very special young woman. 

SUCCESS STORIES

BRICELINE
Briceline graduated from the American University of the Caribbean with a degree in argronomy. She recently purchased a parcel of land to start her own business.     

LOKITA
Lokita, having completed high school and passing her state exams, enrolled in the American University of the Caribbean where she is a sophomore studying agronomy.  

ROSE
Rose graduated from the Corporation Institute Hotellerie et Tourisme Canada-Haiti as lautereate of her class with a degree in Hospitality and Tourism.  She recently completed additional classes in Spanish and is pursuing employment in the Dominican Republic. 

JEAN MICHEL
Jean Michel successfully completed high school and passed his state exams.  He was accepted at a New York college but was denied a visa.  He hopes to study law or medicine and is studying English and French while he waits to apply for visas to the US and Canada.

YADLEY
Yadley finished high school in July 2022 and passed her state exams in August.  She hopes to study diplomacy in the US or Canada.

BERLIN
Berlin finished high school in July 2022.  He hopes to study to become an air traffic controller.

PRENEL
Prenel finished high school in July 2022.  He hopes to study medicine.

MARTINE
Martine finished high school in July 2022 and passed her state exams.  She hopes to study medicine in Cuba and return to Haiti to open a clinic to help others.

KENDY JOSEPH
Kendy finished high school and passed his state exams in 2021.  He was accepted to a college in NY but was refused a visa.  He hopes to study film making in the USA or Canada and is studying English and French while waiting to reapply to colleges and for visas.

SOPHIA
Sophia finished high school in July 2022 and hopes to study medicine in Cuba.