Our Stories

HATS Kids in Photos

  • September 17, 2017
  • Karen Huxter

A picture is worth a thousand words. It is time for photos of our HATS kids to speak to you again. Continue Reading

IRMA in Haiti

  • September 8, 2017
  • Karen Huxter

For the many people who are wondering and awaiting word -The Hands Across the Sea- Haiti (HATS_Haiti) mission fared well. Thank... Continue Reading

Luc in ‘Our Happy Place’

  • September 3, 2017
  • Karen Huxter

It is wonderful to be back in Newfoundland. There is a lot of beauty to be found across our awesome country... Continue Reading

Thank goodness for photos!

  • August 28, 2017
  • Beate Rufft

Blog from another family member of HATS-Haiti – Beate Rufft Hello everyone Thank goodness for photos! I take so many of... Continue Reading

Beauty, Joy and Love đź’•

  • August 14, 2017
  • HATS Visitors

I saw beauty during my first trip to HATS and Haiti  by Tracy Lewis-Currie I’m using the word “beauty” when I... Continue Reading

Seth and Jessie are back with their HATS family

  • August 11, 2017
  • HATS Visitors

Well, hello everyone! Seth and Jessie are back on the compound for another exciting week at HATS! And we brought our... Continue Reading

Find YOUR Haiti

  • August 4, 2017
  • HATS Visitors

I love the time I get to spend in Haiti, and after 3 visits to HATS, it has become like a... Continue Reading

Kids will be kids….

  • August 2, 2017
  • HATS Visitors

Before we came to Haiti this year, I had a discussion with Mackenzie about some things he should expect during the... Continue Reading

A day in the life at HATS Haiti….

  • HATS Visitors

People always ask what we do when we come to the children’s home at HATS, and it’s not an answer I... Continue Reading

Sights and sounds of “real life” in Haiti!

  • July 30, 2017
  • HATS Visitors

You think you’ve seen everything until you come to Haiti and realize you haven’t really seen anything at all, or at... Continue Reading

Sand between my toes and waves crashing on the beach

  • July 29, 2017
  • HATS Visitors

by Heather Kearney When you’ve grown up surrounded by the ocean, there’s nothing better than the feeling of sand between your... Continue Reading

Proud Mama’s Airport Adventures

  • July 27, 2017
  • HATS Visitors

Written by Heather Kearney One Proud Mama! As a mother, the decision to take 14 year old Mackenzie on a trip... Continue Reading

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... 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... Continue Reading