More than 200,000 Haitian children are trapped in a modern form of slavery calledrestavèk. This is a story of how one boy was freed and how Beyond Borders is helping Haitians build the movement to bring a complete end to child slavery. 

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What your gift or pledge can do:

  • $90 will provide books for a six-month child rights training for twelve adults

  • $120 will train one member of a Child Protection Team

  • $840 ($70/month for a year) will train a group of 12 child rights activists

  • $1400 ($120 / month for a year) will train and mobilize an entire Child Protection Team of twelve.

Recent Articles

Impact Report: Fall 2023

There is good news coming from Haiti where local leaders are preventing violence and abuse every day. Read more in our latest Impact Report which we share with deepest gratitude to everyone who is a part of this work.

Sharing gratitude for you from the Family Graduation ceremony.

You may have heard that I was privileged to attend the Family Graduation ceremony this summer and to hand out diplomas to each family. It was a deeply moving experience and -- as someone who played a key role in making it possible -- I wish that you could've been...

Is Hope a Choice?

One morning last fall in a rural village in Haiti, a woman who we'll call Esperanta bathed and dressed her five kids, locked them into her tiny house, and then walked away with the intention of ending her life.  Life had not treated Esperanta...