Our vision for Haiti:
Thriving communities; and
The resources to make it so.
students attend Hope for Haiti supported schools every school day
medical consultations conducted each year
gallons of clean water provided to families each year
Annual Gala (Naples, FL)Get Involved
Save the date for our annual gala in Naples, FL on February 15, 2020! To purchase tickets, please click here.
Harvesting Hope Celebration Event (Stamford, CT)Get Involved
Please join us on October 17, 2019 in Stamford, CT for our annual Harvesting Hope Celebration Event. To purchase tickets, click here.
Hope for Haiti Announces Campaign to Raise $10 Million and Receives Initial Support from The W.K. Kellogg Foundation
Naples, Florida, September 26, 2019- Hope for Haiti has announced the launch of the Haitian Solidarity Campaign to raise $10 Million in memory of those impacted by the Haiti earthquake nearly 10 years ago. By making direct and transparent investments in Haitian-led development, the campaign will help improve education, healthcare, infrastructure, access to clean drinking […]Read More
A Conversation with Edwidge Danticat on Haiti and Back-to-School Traditions
The school year in Haiti is off to a difficult start as protests around the country caused delays and unrest, pushing back the school start date from September 9th. As the situation calms down, Haitian students, parents, and teachers are eager for school to start next week. In honor of the challenges and opportunities of […]Read More
5 Things We Do to Build a Positive Work Culture in Haiti
Written by Jessica Ciccarello, Hope for Haiti’s Director of Employee Experience and Administration Offering a positive work culture is just as important as offering other benefits such as health insurance, time off and PTO. While benefits provide an added bonus for employees, a positive work culture helps employees to feel not only satisfied in their […]Read More
Staff Stories: Managing Operations in a Hostile Environment Conference
On August 21, Hope for Haiti’s Operations Manager, Herns, and Driver, Rony, attended an event on “Managing Operations in a Hostile Environment” hosted by USAID and Papyrus. Below, Herns and Rony discuss what they learned during the conference and how it relates to Hope for Haiti’s operating procedures in Haiti. We live in a country […]Read More
Behind the Scenes: A Hope for Haiti Medical Trip
Written by Dr. Philip Regala, Hope for Haiti Board Member On July 21st, our medical team of six arrived in Port Au Prince at 1 in the afternoon. After clearing customs we were met by the Hope for Haiti staff, put in their vehicles and began our 4 ½ hour drive to Les Cayes. […]Read More
Hope for Haiti holds pub crawl in Naples
ABC-7, August 9, 2019 Hope for Haiti’s 9th Annual Pub Crawl was featured on ABC-7. Read the article and watch the video coverage at the link here.Read More
Three Things We’ve Learned by Helping Thousands of Families Access Clean Drinking Water in Haiti
Through our blog, we’re bringing you stories from the field that amplify the voices of our Haitian staff members and highlight the work they’re able accomplish on the ground with your support. Below are the reflections of Stanley Liste, our Infrastructure Program Coordinator. Dear Friends of Hope for Haiti: Through Hope for Haiti’s Infrastructure Program, I distribute Sawyer Water Water […]Read More
Two Members of Hope for Haiti’s Education Team Share Five Things They’ve Learned About Teacher Training in Haiti.
At Hope for Haiti, we know that there is an inextricable link between the quality of teachers in Haiti and student achievement. As we completed our last teacher training of the school year, we asked our two core education team members to reflect on what they learned about effective teacher training in Haiti. Dear Friends […]Read More
Hope for Haiti Founder JoAnne Kuehner featured in eBella Magazine
Hope for Haiti’s founder JoAnne Kuehner was featured in eBella Magazine’s April 2019 issue. In the article, JoAnne speaks on her experiences in Haiti over the past thirty years. To read the entire article, please click here.Read More
Six Questions for Roxane Gay on the International Day of Families
The International Day of Families provides an opportunity to promote awareness of issues relating to families and to increase knowledge of the social, economic and demographic processes affecting them. It has inspired a series of awareness-raising events, including national family days. In many countries, this day is an opportunity to highlight different areas of interest […]Read More