Chris from Hartford Hospital found a very neat way to raise awareness for our program and to gather gifts for the children for the winter holiday season. Chris works as a nurse and has traveled to Haiti in October of 2011. Great idea Chris! We look forward to your success.
We will be having our first team mission trip meeting for the January 2012 trip to Haiti on Saturday, November 26th from 2 p.m. until 3:30 p.m.. If you are already signed up for the trip please join us. The information about the meeting has been emailed to all team members. If you have for…Details
Comfort and Care, put together by friends and supporters of RFA and family, is a collection of comfort food recipes from all times. Anything that gives one comfort was put into this wonderfully crafted cookbook. Proceeds from this fundraiser go directly to our program in Chantal, Haiti. We hope to have the cookbooks available for…Details
A few days ago Ellen Donohue went to go speak with students in the Community Activism class at the Bacon Academy in Colchester, CT. After watching a presentation about Restavec and learning about what Restavec Freedom Alliance does in Haiti they set a goal to fill a 50lb bag with donated supplies. The students achieved…Details
Frances and Megan are enjoying their time immensely in Chantal Haiti with Restavec Freedom Alliance. Check out these great pictures! [fbphotos id=260964037274621]Details
Today was a great day, and a day of firsts: first tap tap ride, first river fording, first bag of water, first popsicle, first swim.. We took the tap tap today, which are bus-like things, with stations and routes that aren’t obvious, though apparently established, but couldn’t get one to Chantal, so instead ended up…Details
After a very successful summer tag sale, RFA will be hosting another tag sale on October 15th in Windham, CT.
Frances and Meghan are doing well in Haiti. They have practiced driving the motorcycle for a few days and began driving themselves to Chantal on Wednesday, 9/28/11. They’re having a great time with the children. Below is a picture of them and the Chantal crew. On Thursday, 9/29/11, Frances and Meghan went to go visit the…Details