Meet Glen & Debi

Meet Glen & Debi
They share a little bit with us below on what becoming a Bridge family has been like. Enjoy! I remember the first time Sheila told me about Project 14:18, even before it had a name. I knew then I wanted to sponsor a child. When it came time to choose a child to sponsor it was difficult to pick...…

Meet Lisa

Meet Lisa
With great joy, we bring to you another testimony of a first time visit to Hope House. Lisa, who bridges with Petersen, walked across the bridge to Haiti’s children this year. Below, she shares with us her personal reflections of her experience. This was not my first mission trip to another...…

Meet Tabitha

Meet Tabitha
Today, we would like you to meet Tabitha. She took a leap of faith this year and began raising money for her trip to Haiti and as always, God provided. Tabitha wrote this beautiful excerpt about her experience : It was my first trip to Hope House. We had been traveling all day. We were tired...…

Meet the Olives

Meet the Olives
Larry and Shana are a family you MUST meet! They embody the spirit of Project 14:18. They have both been several times to Haiti with our church, so it was no surprise when we kicked off Project 14:18 they were one of the first in line to bridge with Marlene. And again, it was no surprise when we...…

Child Spotlight: Merson

Child Spotlight: Merson
Meet 15 year old Merson, one of the few remaining children at Hope House still waiting for a bridge family. Merson is a hard working young man, leaving his studies to help his remaining family members in the fields during harvest season. He and his siblings and cousins came to the Hope House by...…

Child Spotlight: Velius

Child Spotlight: Velius
My name is Velius, and I am sixteen years old. I have lived with Pierre and Yvrose since 2011. My father brought me to them because my mother became very ill and passed away right after our tent was damaged in a bad storm. Pierre and Yvrose had a tent that was still intact, and were taking in as...…

Child Spotlight: Maiky

Child Spotlight: Maiky
Are there any words to describe Maiky’s precious smile? Maiky and his brother, Lovens, have lived at Hope House since 2010. Maiky’s father got sent to prison years ago and could no longer contribute to his family. As a result, Maiky, Lovens, and their mother became homeless. Not knowing...…

The Letters We Write

The Letters We Write
The letters we write are important. It is not because we are so important, but because the words we use matter. Words to another person, whether spoken or written, have meaningful power. Bridge families have the opportunity to use words in the lives of their Haitian children to change their...…

Child Spotlight: Nacius

Child Spotlight: Nacius
Meet 14 year old Nacius! He has a smile that lights up a room! Nacius has lived at the Hope House with Pierre & Yvrose (Hope House founders) since 2010 when his father relinqished him & his sister, Soneta, into their care. Their father was unable to provide for their needs, and knew that at Hope...…