Category: Programs

Gratitude Report 2017

We are so grateful for your support over the last year.  God is working in AMAZING ways in Haiti and we are thrilled that you have been a part of that through your prayers, financial gifts and service.  If you are interested in becoming more involved with World Wide Village, you can!  Here are just

Dedication of the WWV Medical Center

  Words cannot express the joy that comes from witnessing the completion of a project like the Wolrd Wide Village medical center. Thanks to your prayers, planning and generous giving, this vision has become a reality for the people of Haiti. YOU helped make it happen!   We want to take just a moment to

Cervical Cancer

A cervical cancer survivor from the United States says, “to avoid being in my shoes as [a] woman diagnosed with cervical cancer, you must love, listen to, protect, and prioritize your body.” But what about the women in Haiti who cannot protect their own bodies? What about the women who have no access to screenings or treatment

Goats for Liliane

Now a widow, Liliane Eliasaint has six children and ten grandchildren. At 53 years of age, Liliane still works hard to care for her family.  While her bones often ache after the end of a long day, she tries hard to help her daughters provide for her grandchildren – especially when it comes to school. Her dream has been

Salt Water

“I know what it is to be in need, and I know what it is to have plenty. I have learned the secret of being content in any and every situation, whether well fed or hungry, whether living in plenty or in want.” Philippians 4:11-12 The Overtus sisters vividly understand the truth of this scripture. Katianna,

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