Category: Programs

Field Update July 2017

Armee du Salut – Luly Hopefully you didn’t miss the exciting news that World Wide Village has started a new partnership with a wonderful school in Luly — Armee du Salut.  Read more about the new school and how you can help keep its doors open HERE!     The Kuntz Family The Kuntz Family has arrived

Mési Prosper America!

Prosper America was founded in 2014 to educate and empower individuals. Their primary focus is in the United States where they provide financial education solutions to individuals, businesses, schools, and organizations. Prosper America also reaches out internationally and supports organizations that are providing sustainable education and empowerment solutions. This is why Prosper America and World Wide

Small Business Start-Up

Pictured: Sonia Blanchard sitting in her new beauty salon We are so proud of  Sonia and Carline – two World Wide Village translators – who dreamed of opening a beauty salon in Saintard, Haiti (just down the road from Williamson). Sonia and Carline have both loved dabbling with beauty products and hair care for years,


In March of 2014, Pastor Joassaint heard about two abandoned children living in the mountains above Williamson. The father of these abandoned children had died in a landslide and their mother was unable to care for them. They were begging for food in the village just to stay alive. Pastor Joassaint brought this news to

Thank You Apex Foundation

Pictured: Apex team in Haiti Apex is a company out of Anoka, MN that specializes in sustainable solutions to water treatment, facility software solutions, renewable energy and efficient indoor ice rinks.  Apex was founded by industry veterans who weren’t satisfied by the way things were done.  Their goal was to do things that really make

Field Update June 2017

New School Library The Ackerson Family was the most recent team in Haiti with World Wide Village.  During their one week mission trip they helped paint and construct a new library in the Williamson school in memory of Mark Frain – a beloved son, nephew and cousin of the who passed away in a snowmobile

Host a One Mission Party!

    Looking for a fun way to do more for the people of Haiti? Host a One Mission Haitian-style party right in your own home! One Mission sells super cute tees, unique art prints and notecards, great jewelry, castile soaps, candles, mugs and more.  They also have a huge heart for Haiti – which is one of

Field Update May 2017

A New Well: What a blessing to witness another World Wide Village well being drilled recently!  The drillers hit water at 80 feet and continued drilling to 210 feet.  Even more exciting was the fact that this new well in Williamson is producing water at 50 gallons per minute. For those of us who know

Reflections on Childbirth

My sister delivered her first baby last month. She went into labor naturally two days after her due date. All the ultrasounds showed a healthy baby boy and the entire family was beyond thrilled that a new baby boy would soon be entering our family. I live 3 hours away from my sister, so as


At 72 years of age, Peresse had lived ten years longer than the average life expectancy in Haiti. I think sometimes we need additional time to fully understand and accept the grace and forgiveness that God offers to each of us. Thankfully God allowed Peresse that extra time. Peresse came into the World Wide Village