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Excited to be coming back

  • July 26, 2017
  • HATS Visitors

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

HATS Golf Tournament 2017

  • July 20, 2017
  • Keith Wight

Last Saturday dawned wet and soggy. Not the start we wanted for the PVG invitational golf tournament. The PVG has been an annual event organized by Peter... Continue Reading

Luc can do it too!

  • July 6, 2017
  • Karen Huxter

Luc has continued to learn that what other children can do naturally with their hands. He can do too – but differently. This boy has come a... Continue Reading

Our Wonderful Kids – A Photo Blog for June 2017

  • June 22, 2017
  • Karen Huxter

A photo blog about our wonderful kids at HATS-Haiti Our kids love to play in trees as most of you are aware by now. Every time we... Continue Reading

Thank You Mariah and Sara-May

  • June 12, 2017
  • Karen Huxter

A big Thank you to Mariah and to Sara-May from all of us at HATS-Haiti for coming to the mission and being willing to join in and... Continue Reading

Sunday Service, Birthday Party, Fun & Fellowship

  • June 10, 2017
  • HATS Visitors

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
  • HATS Visitors

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
  • HATS Visitors

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

Special Visitors to Toronto

  • May 30, 2017
  • Beate Rufft

Hey all, it’s Beate. As you already know, I got to have the one and only Karen and Luc stay with me in Toronto. I can’t begin... Continue Reading

So Good to be Back at HATS!

  • May 26, 2017
  • Karen Huxter

Back home in Haiti. It is good to be back. Lots has happened since the last blog. Luc and I visited in Ontario on our way back... Continue Reading

Photos of Work & Play!

  • May 14, 2017
  • Karen Huxter

Party on the roof of the admin building with Mama Karen Everyone helps to put away supplies delivered by Papa Luckner Truck washing involves kids of all... Continue Reading

Luc (Ti Luc) in Canada

  • May 6, 2017
  • Karen Huxter

While in Canada Luc is kept very busy with Occupational Therapy, Speech Therapy, Doctor appointments, Gymnastics, and now Soccer is added twice weekly. Add home schooling, with... Continue Reading

Mama is Back Home!

  • April 28, 2017
  • Karen Huxter

HATS kids – fun times with Mama Karen. I am thoroughly enjoying time at home with our kids. The children are thrilled to have me home again.... Continue Reading

Balloons, Crafts, Music and Hockey

  • April 22, 2017
  • Karen Huxter

Sometimes a team staying at a mission in our area ask permission to come see our mission, especially because we have a bunch of kids who love... Continue Reading

Rain Hats, Packing Tape, Gymnastics & Bonfires

  • April 8, 2017
  • Karen Huxter

Greetings from Karen and Ti Luc (or Luc as he is starting to want to be called.) He says he is no longer ‘ti’ (small) and so... Continue Reading