It seems impossible that Kimberly, a 1st grader when she moved into the Lighthouse, has grown into a beautiful young woman and is preparing to begin her senior year of high school this fall.Continue reading
Today is Mother’s Day in Haiti, and there is one mama in particular we celebrate today.
Mama Odette, who turned 68 in March, had already raised 11 of her own biological children when she became the primary caregiver at the Lighthouse Children’s Home in 2015.Continue reading
Certainty has all but dissipated entirely over the past 365 days as COVID-19 has collectively challenged our world in more ways than we could have ever predicted. We have all felt the gravity of change in the midst of a crippling pandemic, political tension, agonizing loss, and social upheaval. What began as a two-week quarantine following the outbreak of this disease has since crept into another calendar year.Continue reading
What’s the best way to mark the ending of a difficult year in Haiti?
With celebration and gratitude.Continue reading
A year-end update from Steve Mooibroek, JiHM Board ChairContinue reading
Somehow, over six years have come and gone since Fedner, who will turn 19 next month, came to Lighthouse.Continue reading