Friends —

The Beyond Borders Spring 2017 Newsletter is here!

See the difference people like you are making in the lives of vulnerable children in Haiti like Beatrice through the Girl Power Haiti! campaign.

Learn how you can join in solidarity with girls in Haiti who are challenging discrimination, by organizing your own ‘Girls Flying Kites’ event with friends and family.

Read about Beyond Borders’ new partnership with the School Sisters of Notre Dame to support the work of Schools Not Slavery.

Discover how the Rethinking Power program is organizing communities across Haiti to becoming places where women and men balance power equally and violence and discrimination are a thing of the past.

Read a tribute to our late friend Peter Graeff, a model of solidarity.

And if you’d like to receive the Beyond Borders newsletter at home, just call or email Jonathan Haggard: (610) 277-5045,, and he’ll add you to our mailing list!

Thank you for your care and concern for the people of Haiti! If I can answer any questions about the work that people like you are making possible in Haiti today, please don’t hesitate to contact me anytime.

With deep gratitude,

David Diggs, Director

Beyond Borders

(202) 686-2088,

Recent Articles

Family Graduation Program Ramps Up

Thanks to our Family Sponsors’ generosity, the Family Graduation Program kicked into high gear in January, providing families with animals including goats and donkeys, water filters, and access to healthcare and financial support.

Training that Teachers in Haiti Love: “I wish there was one every week!”

Students across Lagonav Island are experiencing a transformative education, where native language instruction and nonviolent teaching methods foster creativity and leadership. Teacher training programs have empowered educators to create dynamic learning environments, resulting in significant improvements in student literacy and engagement.

Grassroots Leaders Making an Impact

Amidst Haiti’s challenges, grassroots leaders and our Rethinking Power team, supported by Beyond Borders donors and the European Union, achieved remarkable milestones.