Category Archives: Haiti

Haitian Relief

The August 14 earthquake in Haiti, in addition to civil unrest following the July assassination of Haiti’s president has created a truly unstable situation in our sister parish of Our Lady of Assumption. At present the main supply road between Port au Prince and Jacmel (the region where our parishes are located) has been unsafe…
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Haiti Livestock Ministry

Two years ago the SMM Livestock Program began providing goats for Our Lady of Perpetual Help parishioners on Baguette Island.  Goats had to be taken over to Baguette in small boats.  These are very, very poor people who are often overlooked because they are so separated from the rest of the parish. In fact two…
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Haiti Church Dedication

 Our sister parish’s new church in Haiti was joyfully dedicated last weekend.  It was a glorious celebration of this magnificent structure! The love that went into building this house of worship by the Haitian community was matched with the overwhelming generosity of our parish that made this church a reality.  On this feast of…
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