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Hello from HATS’ Own Brian Bowers

  • October 19, 2017
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Hi all! Brian De (Bowers) here writing the blog. As per usual for HATS it’s a little bit late because when we arrived there was no internet,... Continue Reading

Beauty, Joy and Love 💕

  • August 14, 2017
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I saw beauty during my first trip to HATS and Haiti  by Tracy Lewis-Currie I’m using the word “beauty” when I realize other words could be used... Continue Reading

Seth and Jessie are back with their HATS family

  • August 11, 2017
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Well, hello everyone! Seth and Jessie are back on the compound for another exciting week at HATS! And we brought our two little ones (Aleyah 7 and... Continue Reading

Find YOUR Haiti

  • August 4, 2017
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I love the time I get to spend in Haiti, and after 3 visits to HATS, it has become like a second family home, but I didn’t... Continue Reading

Kids will be kids….

  • August 2, 2017
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Before we came to Haiti this year, I had a discussion with Mackenzie about some things he should expect during the week here, and how it might... Continue Reading

A day in the life at HATS Haiti….

  • August 2, 2017
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People always ask what we do when we come to the children’s home at HATS, and it’s not an answer I could sum up in a sentence... Continue Reading

Sights and sounds of “real life” in Haiti!

  • July 30, 2017
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You think you’ve seen everything until you come to Haiti and realize you haven’t really seen anything at all, or at least nothing that could ever compare... Continue Reading

Sand between my toes and waves crashing on the beach

  • July 29, 2017
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by Heather Kearney When you’ve grown up surrounded by the ocean, there’s nothing better than the feeling of sand between your toes and the sound of waves... Continue Reading

Proud Mama’s Airport Adventures

  • July 27, 2017
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Written by Heather Kearney One Proud Mama! As a mother, the decision to take 14 year old Mackenzie on a trip to Haiti was not made lightly.... Continue Reading

Excited to be coming back

  • July 26, 2017
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Our day has finally come, and Mackenzie and I are on the last part of our journey to Haiti to try and “make a difference” together. We... Continue Reading

Sunday Service, Birthday Party, Fun & Fellowship

  • June 10, 2017
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July 8, 2017 My last few days at HATS with Karen and the kids were filled with all sorts of activities. Sunday morning started with a great... Continue Reading

The Beach, a Tree Farm and a Birthday Party!

  • June 7, 2017
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June 4, 2017 The last few days around here have been busy and filled with fun! I have really been enjoying getting to know the children better... Continue Reading

A Warm Welcome and the Power of Simple Smiles

  • June 1, 2017
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I am 3 days in to my first visit at the HATS base and I am thoroughly enjoying my time with Karen, Luc and the rest of... Continue Reading

Time to Go?! We Just Settled In 😩

  • March 18, 2017
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It is so hard to believe that it is our final full day here at HATS. The time has just flown by! We feel like we are... Continue Reading

Visiting the School & Verrettes Market

  • March 17, 2017
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Wednesday started with another sunrise  walk 🌅 – we are definitely getting our steps in! The views are stunning and each day brings a new route and... Continue Reading