Servant Leader: Meet Osnel

Quiet. Humble. Dedicated. These three words best describe Osnel Jeanrilus, one of our wonderful WWV staff members in Haiti. If you’ve ever been to Haiti with World Wide Village you have probably seen Osnel quietly studying at the guesthouse. Whether reading his bible...

What’s Happening in Haiti [April 2021]

This has been a very exciting month in Haiti as the Healthy Mothers + Healthy Babies program started opening its doors to patients! There have already been stories of heartbreak, but also stories of hope. If you missed the stories of our first patients last week, you...

Heartbreak and Hope

Just last week we heard a story from Magdala (the new World Wide Village midwife) that reminded us why we started the Healthy Mothers + Healthy Babies program in Haiti. It was a story that was heartbreaking, but also one with much hope for the future. As the new...

An Easter Story

“Can I pray directly to God? I feel so unworthy,” said the young Haitian woman sitting across from me in the World Wide Village medical center in Haiti. Hearing her question, I remembered the words from Matthew 27. I had just read those words in my quiet time at the...

What’s Happening in Haiti [March 2021]

SOLAR POWER!   We have water!  We are so thankful for how quickly you acted to provide solar power for the City on a Hill well.  It was less than two weeks between the time we asked for your help and the time the solar power system was installed. That’s...

Business Training in Haiti

Degaje is a word in Creole that means “make it work” and it applies to so many areas of life. So when a team from Iowa focused on business in Haiti had their mission trips canceled due to political protesting and then COVID-19, they did just that…...