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78 Children Freed Thanks to Schools Not Slavery Supporters

July 18, 2016

78 girls and boys were freed from household slavery in the school year that just ended, thanks to the generous support of Schools Not Slavery donors. Because of their care and concern, vulnerable children like Chinosda, an 11-year-old girl from the community of Debalen, areRead More »

“It’s Friday…but Sunday’s comin’.”

March 25, 2016

"It's Friday...but Sunday's comin'." That's the refrain from a famous sermon that is especially appropriate for the Easter season. The Friday in this sermon is Good Friday, the day of Jesus' execution, when hatred seemed to have triumphed over love. The SundayRead More »

Dreaming in Haiti

January 18, 2016

When the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. announced his dream from atop the steps of the Lincoln Memorial, it seemed impossibly idealistic. In the midst of the deeply ingrained racism of the early 1960s, he dreamt that his "fourRead More »

Six Steps to Creating Stronger, Safer Schools

October 20, 2015

Six elements make up the approach to education used in our Schools Not Slavery initiative. Pioneered by our long-time partners at the Matènwa Community Learning Center, the approach is proven to produce reading scores that are nearly three times betterRead More »

Fall 2015 Newsletter

October 6, 2015

Our Beyond Borders Fall 2015 Newsletter is here! Get the latest updates from the island of Lagonav and learn how your support is making a difference in the lives of women, children and families in rural Haiti.