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Field Update October 2017

World Wide Village Schools: School in Williamson & Luly is in full swing!  If you’ve ever wondered what a typical school day looks like in Haiti, enjoy a recent blog post sent to our WWV Student Sponsors called “A Day in the Life.”  Learn a little more about what the students in the World Wide

Dental Missions

In October 2013, Dr. Jeremy Tu, a dentist from Design Dental in North Liberty, Iowa helped begin the medical/dental and soul care ministry in the villages of Luly and Williamson, Haiti through World Wide Village. The dental ministry was primarily aimed to remove immediate dental pain from the villagers of Luly and Williamson, as well

Almighty God – A Mother’s Thoughts

  We found this sweet sign drawn by hand above the door of the home of one of our Haitian friends in Williamson. The meaning of the sign truly reflects how the Haitian believers view our amazing God who is above all… a view that was so beautifully articulated by a sweet Haitian mother. When

Haitian Proverbs

Haiti is a land of great beauty and great suffering. It is one of the world’s poorest countries, yet rich in culture. One aspect of this rich culture is the use of proverbs. Each proverb gives us unique insight into the beliefs and culture of the people of Haiti. Enjoy a sampling of these proverbs

Field Update September 2017

Medical Center: The roof on the medical center is finished!  The hurricane-safe roof went up just days before Hurricane Irma rolled through and we are thrilled to share the progress.  Our next immediate steps include installing metal doors and shutters on the windows.   In October World Wide Village will begin the process of hiring

Kuntz Family Reflections

Pictured: Kuntz Family – First month in Haiti “During our first 3 weeks in Haiti we had several teams visiting our guesthouse. One was a family in which the father was a doctor. They would go out into the ministry village and visit some of the sick people and prescribe care for them. But not

Rood Clarmond

“I’ve done everything you can imagine…” says 17-year old Rood Clarmond as he describes his past. “I’ve used drugs, sold drugs, bought prostitutes and have stolen.” Luckily, when Rood Clarmond was at his all-time low and ready to change his life, he knew where to turn for support – a trusted World Wide Village staff

The Rest of the Story

Last month we shared a story about Sephora, a student who attends the Armee du Salut school in Luly. Sephora’s father has several serious health concerns, but thanks to wonderful supporters like you, Sephora and her sister are now sponsored!  Now we want to share the rest of the story…  We first met Sephora and her mother, Evelyn,

Field Update August 2017

Medical Center Progress on the medical center is moving right along!  Our WWV construction crew – led by Roberson Belizince – has finished their portion of the medical center walls leading up to the roof.  On August 8th another Haitian construction team took over the delicate work of pouring the hurricane-safe concrete roof.  Once the

Project Patricia

Project Patricia is one of our partner ministries at WWV. This unique ministry sews cloth, reusable maxi pads and sends them with missionaries to be distributed to women and girls around the world. Their mission is to bring glory to God through service to women in third world countries by meeting a physical need as