West Tennessee Haiti Partnership

You’re just like me

Ramon is a team member from NYC whose family is from the Dominican Republic. Haiti has had a complicated relationship with the DR for many reasons.  Generally Haitians are not regarded with respect by Dominicans.   Sherye introduced him to Gammaline, … Read More

Ella Sophie and Simon

Tomorrow will be our last day in clinic.  The day we live into the meaning of “things done and left undone”. We’ve seen a little over half the children and many teachers. Mercifully we haven’t seen any very sick children; … Read More

I am fish

Language is always a challenge when we work at St Vincents. Half of the 200 students are deaf, so all the team members try to learn a few signs like “What is your name?”, “My name is”, “sit down” and … Read More

First night in Haiti

We have folks from all corners of the US on our team this March.  Kellar joins us from Olympia Washington, is a family doctor, and has been to St Vincents three times before.  He was one of the early team … Read More

Response to President Trump

  I am very saddened to hear the ridiculous remarks by our president about certain countries he chooses to malign in his discussion about immigration, including Haiti, a country I have worked in for 10 years.  I cant let that … Read More