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Different Atmosphere on Saturdays

  • November 13, 2016
  • Keith Wight

Saturdays certainly have a different feel then the rest of the days here at HATS. The pace is just as hectic but there is a different atmosphere... Continue Reading

Edmonton Mayfield Rotary Charitable Society

  • November 11, 2016
  • Keith Wight

The board of directors at HATS just love getting letters like this one… As the current President of the Edmonton Mayfield Rotary Charitable Society, I had asked... Continue Reading

🌟 Give the Gift of Love πŸŽ„

  • 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

So Good to be Home!

  • November 8, 2016
  • Karen Huxter

Hi all, It is good to be home at HATS-Haiti. It feels good to be in my office, in the admin building, using my laptop to write... Continue Reading

Our Ninja Party

  • November 7, 2016
  • Joan Wight

I think that the younger boys want to be Ninja’s when they grow up. Jonathan asked me if I have seen the 4 Ninja Turtles where I... Continue Reading

πŸ’– Welcome Home πŸ’–

  • November 5, 2016
  • Keith Wight

Just before dark last evening Luckner pulled up in the truck with some very precious cargo. Mama Karen and Ti Luc are back from an extended visit... Continue Reading

Hurricane Relief

  • November 2, 2016
  • Joan Wight

Although Hurricane Matthew is now history and the next hurricane has been and gone, there are still many who are suffering in Haiti because of the destruction... Continue Reading

Monday’s Musings

  • October 31, 2016
  • Keith Wight

Saturday mornings Joan and I include the older kids on our walks and we go exploring different routes around the canal, hospital and surrounding neighbourhoods. JJ, Moise,... Continue Reading

Pencil & Paper πŸ“

  • October 29, 2016
  • Joan Wight

October 29th – 2016 Anyone know the song, 🎢 β€œSchool days, school days, Good old fashioned rule days. Reading and writing and β€˜rithmatic?” 🎢 Well here at... Continue Reading

Mornings & Bugs 🌞🐞

  • October 28, 2016
  • Keith Wight

Wednesday, October 26th – 2016 MORNINGS: Mornings are fairly predictable here at HATS. The generator starts at 05:30 which is our wake-up call since it is right... Continue Reading

HATS Church πŸŽΆπŸŒžπŸ’–

  • October 25, 2016
  • Keith Wight

Sunday, October 23rd – 2016 Sunny and hot πŸ”₯ hot πŸ”₯ hot πŸ”₯ today as we headed to church. A small but enthusiastic crowd of students gathered.... Continue Reading

Settling In

  • October 24, 2016
  • Keith Wight

Keith Well, Joan and I are slowly getting unpacked and settled into the schedule at HATS and adjusting to the heat here in Haiti. Actually we have... Continue Reading

Let the Adventures Begin! 🌟

  • October 19, 2016
  • Keith Wight

Tuesday, October 18th – 2016 Joan and I have arrived back at our β€˜nother home. Let the adventures begin. Of all the airports I have ever flown... Continue Reading

Haiti Disaster, Accepting Donations

  • October 12, 2016
  • Karen Huxter

Thank you to all who have checked to see if you may donate funds through ‘Hands Across the Sea – Haiti’ for the disaster there caused by... Continue Reading

An Update on Hurricane Matthew

  • October 6, 2016
  • Karen Huxter

Haiti – a beautiful country, a beautiful people who have had far too many natural disasters to deal with. The Haitians are people who are willing to... Continue Reading