Haiti

Haiti is currently the poorest country in the Western Hemisphere. Frequent natural disasters, in particular the earthquake in 2010, as well as political instability, civil unrest and crime continue to hinder development and stability in Haiti. Many communities in Haiti experience extreme poverty, lacking access to clean water, education, food security, and economic opportunities.

5.9 million

people in Haiti are living below the poverty line.

4.9 years

are the average number of years of schooling Haiti.

52.5%

of the rural population does not have access to clean water.

The power of the local church.

Bright Hope partners with the local, in-country church to bring Hope to the people in Haiti in extreme poverty. By using programs focused on clean water, school feeding, agricultural practices, education, micro enterprise, church resourcing, and leadership development, Bright Hope is helping communities in Haiti move towards self-sustainability.

In Haiti, the local, in-country church is providing:

Your generous gift of any amount will assist the local, in-country church as they bring Hope to the extreme poor in Haiti.

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Stories of Hope and Transformation

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Skills Training Helping a Haitian Village

Skills Training Helping a Haitian Village

Wednesday, December 06, 2017

The Phaeton community in northeast Haiti lives in extreme poverty. There are no flourishing gardens. There is no electricity or potable water. Poor equipment and pollution have decreased the fishing trade that many people subsist on. The young people, along with most working men who do not fish, are relocating to nearby cities in search of opportunities, leaving the communities with mainly women, children and the elderly.
 


Training for life

Training for Life

Wednesday, August 30, 2017

Empowerment training inspires hope and change for women in Haiti  


Church in Fourrien, Haiti Receives a New Roof

Church in Fourrien, Haiti Receives a New Roof

Saturday, March 11, 2017

Fourrien, Haiti - At first glance, the humble cement building located in the mountainous region of Fourrien may appear to be a simple house of worship. Pay closer attention, however, and it becomes clear that this church is an important hub within this remote Haitian community.  


Hope in Haiti in 2016

22 Churches

7 Pastor Supported

12 Received Job Training

5 Jobs Created

79 Microloans Given

4,540 Drinking Clean Water

171,180 meals served

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