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Liette Wilson

School Sponsors Needed for 60 Students

  • February 19, 2017
  • Liette Wilson

We have 60 students still seeking sponsors for their 2016-2017 school year. Please read about our sponsorship options on our Sponsor a Student page. Here are 13... Continue Reading

A Wonderful Time of the Year

  • December 29, 2016
  • Liette Wilson

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year from all of us at Hands Across the Sea! It’s the happiest time of the year – time for sponsor photos... Continue Reading

🌟 Give the Gift of Love 🎄

  • November 9, 2016
  • Liette Wilson

Are you wondering what to buy this Christmas for that loved one who has everything they want or need? This year, give the gift of love. Children... Continue Reading

Ride for Refuge 2016

  • July 17, 2016
  • Liette Wilson

Join us on Saturday, October 1, 2016 for Ride for Refuge!     Ride for Refuge is a fundraising event where anyone can join the ride and... Continue Reading

Sponsor Letters for 2016-2016 are Done!

  • November 22, 2015
  • Liette Wilson

Great news!  The sponsor letters and photos for the 2015-2016 academic year are done!  Yay!  Thanks to a great team, we have gotten 99% of the children... Continue Reading

Ride for Refuge Fundraiser Success!

  • October 5, 2015
  • Liette Wilson

This past Saturday, October 3rd, we participated in Ride for Refuge to raise funds for Hands Across the Sea.  Participants had the option of a 5km walk/run,... Continue Reading

Sponsors Needed for 2014/2015 School Year

  • January 26, 2015
  • Liette Wilson

Hands Across the Sea currently has over 300 children in our educational sponsorship program from preschool to senior high.  Our sponsors are essential partners in the process... Continue Reading

Good morning friends of Hands Across the Sea

  • August 29, 2014
  • Liette Wilson

Good morning friends of Hands Across the Sea. I’m writing this morning to ask for your prayers for my amazing mother and the fearless leader of HATS-Haiti.  Karen... Continue Reading

Update and Prayer Request

  • June 26, 2014
  • Liette Wilson

Hello everyone,Once again, we’d like to ask your prayers for Hands Across the Sea. Karen contacted me today via text message to let me know that the... Continue Reading

When you visit Haiti short term…

  • December 30, 2013
  • Liette Wilson

… it can be easy to see Haitians living in poverty as innocent victims of horrible circumstances – lack of education, corrupt government, epidemics.   And that’s very... Continue Reading

Today I learned that I don’t know much about goats or chickens!

  • December 29, 2013
  • Liette Wilson

Did you know that chickens get angry when they can’t roost?  And of course they can’t roost when they’re tied by one leg to a post with... Continue Reading

Twas the night before Christmas

  • December 25, 2013
  • Liette Wilson

Twas the night before Christmas and all through the HATS house, not a creature was stirring, not even a cockroach (did someone say cockroach, Karen is coming... Continue Reading

It’s Liette here.

  • December 24, 2013
  • Liette Wilson

I’m out of bed today and feeling a bit better after a full day of rest yesterday.  Today I feel like I’ve been run over by a... Continue Reading

Christmas Gifts Suggestions for 2012

  • December 18, 2012
  • Liette Wilson

Are you looking for the perfect Christmas gift for someone who has everything? Would you like to give your loved ones a gift that will help change... Continue Reading

School Sponsors, We Need to Hear from You!

  • December 4, 2012
  • Liette Wilson

All of your student letters and photos have been completed and emailed out to sponsors.  However, we had some technical issues in Haiti with our email, so... Continue Reading