Our Story

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Learn about the history of our organization.

Haiti was devastated by a 7.0M earthquake killing 230,000 people and displacing over 1 million. Prior to 2010, Haiti was the poorest country in the Americas; the earthquake made a bad situation much worse. People were without food and clean drinking water and were living in tents. At the time, Haiti felt like a natural fit as a place we could be most effective in developing a sustainable and lasting impact. Haiti's close geographic proximity to the U.S. also made it easy and affordable to take trips, ship supplies, and successfully pursue other efforts. $1 poverty video (include) - We went to learn what it means to live in poverty, seeking to understand before jumping in to serve. Poverty Resolutions was established as a response to what we learned and experienced.