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October Update Newsletter

  • November 3, 2009
  • Karen Huxter

October Newsletter Hello everyone. Surprise. You are hearing from me twice in one month. School has been operating a month and half and this week our students... Continue Reading

New Family Member, Leica, Sponsor Needed

  • October 26, 2009
  • Karen Huxter

This beautiful little girl is the newest addition to the HATS family. Leica is five years old, has a ready smile and an affectionate heart. We are... Continue Reading

Donate Travel Points Anyone?

  • October 21, 2009
  • Dana Kayal

Travelling from Haiti to Canada to see family or for medical help is necessary, for both physical and mental health, for Karen. This is also quite expensive.... Continue Reading

Threatened Again with Corn & Rice

  • October 16, 2009
  • Karen Huxter

Once more we’ve been threatened by neighbours who live next to the mission. In front of the mission compound, between the road and our property, there is... Continue Reading

Birthday Wishes for Ti Luc

  • October 14, 2009
  • Karen Huxter

Happy Birthday Wishes! Ti Luckner recently turned five years old. All of the orphanage children were excited to give birthday hugs and kisses. Dieunel, the newest member... Continue Reading

Help Desperately Needed for Karen

  • October 13, 2009
  • Dana Kayal

This came from an email my mom sent to me. I know she probably wouldn’t share in her updates so much she needs some help, so I’m... Continue Reading

Employee Profiles – Martha & Luckner

  • Karen Huxter

Martha Joel Martha is the employee I have known the longest. I met Martha in 1995 when she worked with my daughter, Liette and her family. Martha... Continue Reading

School is in & HATS is on the Road Again!

  • Karen Huxter

Hello from the Artibonite Valley in Haiti. This update is being written by Karen alone. With our hectic schedules there is no possible chance for Luckner and... Continue Reading

A New Vehicle, Thank Goodness!

  • September 26, 2009
  • Karen Huxter

O happy day!!! 8:00 p.m. Just returned from Port with a new vehicle. Hallelujah. HATS now has a vehicle – in my name of course. It can’t... Continue Reading

Still in Canada, Schooling Results!!

  • Karen Huxter

NOTE: This post is from August 2009 and was added to bridge the gap between the previous blogs. Greetings to all our ‘friends of HATS’. Again this month... Continue Reading

From Canada & Many Thanks!

  • Karen Huxter

NOTE: This post is from July 2009 and was added to bridge the gap between the previous blogs. Greetings to all friends/supporters of the HATS-Haiti Mission. This update... Continue Reading

Fencing, Vehicle, Tarantulas and Yogurt

  • Karen Huxter

NOTE: This post is from June 2009 and was added to bridge the gap between the previous blogs. We were happy to have Karen, from BC, with us... Continue Reading

Bottles Galore, Ti Luckner, Expansion

  • Karen Huxter

NOTE: This post is from April 2009 and was added to bridge the gap between the previous blogs. Our school students wrote exams and received their report cards... Continue Reading

Construction, Beach and Kids

  • Karen Huxter

NOTE: This post is from March 2009 and was added to bridge the gap between the previous blogs. Warm greetings once again from all of us at the... Continue Reading

Slow Recovery in Haiti

  • Karen Huxter

NOTE: This post is from November 2008 and was added to bridge the gap between the previous blogs. You heard last from Karen mid September with a report... Continue Reading