Provide a safe home for Haitian Orphans

 
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  • Provide a safe home for Haitian Orphans posted a progress report
    Resolve to make 2013 a Year of Giving!
    By - Emma Taylor - EDV Media and Marketing Director
    As we wave goodbye to 2012 and welcome the New Year, we hope that you’ll resolve to make 2013 a year of giving. For the next 48 hours you can set up a monthly donation, receive 2012 tax benefits, and have the first month of your donation doubled by GlobalGiving! Your monthly donation of just $5 will provide school...
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  • Provide a safe home for Haitian Orphans has received 334 donations
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  • Provide a safe home for Haitian Orphans posted a progress report
    Merry Christmas!
    By - Emma Taylor - EDV Media and Marketing Director
    This Holiday Season, you've already given an extraordinary $2300. Because of your generosity, the kids you’ve supported at the HTDC orphanage are going to bed this Christmas Eve and dreaming of what Santa – whom they call “Papa Noel” – will bring them. Florentina has asked Papa Noel for a...
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  • Provide a safe home for Haitian Orphans posted a progress report
    Need a Last Minute Gift?
    By - Emma Taylor - EDV Media and Marketing Director
    We can’t believe it’s already the week before Christmas. If you haven’t gotten around to all your shopping yet, you can find the perfect gift while changing the life of a child like Florentina. Four year old Florentina parents abandoned her after the earthquake left them unable to care for her. She is one...
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  • Provide a safe home for Haitian Orphans posted a progress report
    You are Changing Lives this Christmas
    By - Emma Taylor - EDV Media and Marketing Director
    Wow! Since our last update on December 1st you’ve given an incredible $830. That’s enough to send three of these vulnerable kids to school for a year, and have a little left over to invest in an extra special Christmas dinner! The kids at the orphanage are really looking forward to Christmas. After all, they...
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  • Provide a safe home for Haitian Orphans posted a progress report
    They've already had their first Christmas gift...
    By - Emma Taylor - EDV Media and Marketing Director
    Thanks to your incredible generosity we've been able to secure another year of safe housing for the kids at the orphanage! This is fantastic news and means that all 27 kids will have a place to learn, play, and grow for the next 12 months. Thanks so much to each and every one of you for making another year of safe housing...
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  • Provide a safe home for Haitian Orphans posted a progress report
    Beat Black Friday's Lines
    By - Emma Taylor - EDV Media and Marketing Director
    Are you dreading waiting in lines this black Friday? Well, we’ve teamed up with GlobalGiving to give you an alternative to spending your Black Friday fighting the crowds to buy the perfect gift. When you make a donation to one of our projects on behalf of a loved one via GlobalGiving, your loved one will receive...
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  • Provide a safe home for Haitian Orphans posted a progress report
    Wilkenson is Thankful for you!
    By - Emma Taylor - EDV Media and Marketing Director
    As we approach Thanksgiving many of us will be gathering our friends and families give thanks for all that we have. In Haiti, the Holiday Season is also getting under way, and this year there are 27 children in Port au Prince who are thankful for you. One of those kids is Jean Wilkenson. Wilkenson’s mother died when...
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  • Provide a safe home for Haitian Orphans has made updates to their project page.
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  • Provide a safe home for Haitian Orphans posted a progress report
    Your Incredible Generosity!
    By - Emma - EDV Media and Marketing Director
    What a fantastic day the Hands Together to Defend the Children (HTDC) Orphanage had on GlobalGiving’s last matching day. On Wednesday the 17th, you brought us so much closer to raising the funds we need to pay the rent and secure another two years of safe housing by donating $2,090 – that’s $2,717 with...
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  • Provide a safe home for Haitian Orphans posted a progress report
    Help us Secure two more Years of Security!
    By - Emma - EDV Media and Marketing Director
    The HTDC orphanage continues to impress us with their hard work and perseverance. Orphanage directors are working hard to secure UN grants so that the orphanage can start its own business, and authorities as high up as the US embassy are taking notice. It shows in the kids – they’re excited about their futures....
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  • Provide a safe home for Haitian Orphans posted a progress report
    Updates from Haiti!
    By - Emma - EDV Media and Marketing Director
    EDV directors Andy and Emma just completed their first visit to the orphanage. We wanted to send you an update, but we weren't sure what to say. After all, you already know that because of you these kids have a safe home, a school, nutritious food, and a more secure future. So, rather than re-state those facts, we’re...
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  • Provide a safe home for Haitian Orphans posted a progress report
    Planning a New School...
    By - Emma - EDV Media and Marketing Director
    It’s been three weeks since Tropical Storm Isaac destroyed the classrooms at the HTDC orphanage. Combined with an anonymous donation from a UK company, you’ve already given almost $1,300 to rebuild the classrooms. This is a fantastic response – thanks so much to everyone who’s given! Tomorrow, two of...
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  • Provide a safe home for Haitian Orphans has made updates to their project page.
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  • Provide a safe home for Haitian Orphans posted a progress report
    Help HTDC Rebuild
    By - Emma - EDV Media and Marketing Director
    “I was scared [the storm] would come and break everything. We were prepared, but the big winds can break so many things – like the school...”               - Titi, 14 Thanks to you, Titi and the rest of the kids at the orphanage weathered...
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  • Provide a safe home for Haitian Orphans posted a progress report
    Tropical Storm Isaac Destroys Orphanage School
    By - Emma - EDV Media and Marketing Director
    On Friday August 24th, Tropical Storm Isaac slammed into Haiti, bringing 60mph winds and torrential rain. Isaac flooded many parts of Port au Prince, flattened countless tents, affected 14,000 families, and killed at least four people. Thanks to you, the orphanage weathered the storm in a safe, concrete house and everyone...
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  • Provide a safe home for Haitian Orphans posted a progress report
    A Great Start to the Summer
    By - Emma - EDV Media and Marketing Director
    First of all, thanks so much to everyone who gave on June 13th and had their donations matched by 50%! It’s thanks to donors like you that the kids continue to thrive. Summer has started off with a celebration of children’s day in Haiti where the kids showcased their recycled art. We asked the directors of the...
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  • Provide a safe home for Haitian Orphans posted a progress report
    All Donations Matched by 50% on Wednesday!
    By - Emma Taylor - EDV Media and Marketing Director
    On Wednesday, June 13th, GlobalGiving will be matching all donations by 50%! This is a fantastic opportunity to ensure that the kids continue to thrive through the summer and beyond. Your donations are essential to ensuring that the kids at the HTDC orphanage stay in school, eat nutritious food, and have a safe place to...
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  • Provide a safe home for Haitian Orphans posted a progress report
    Welcoming Summer
    By - Emma Taylor - EDV Media and Marketing Director
    It’s been a trying start to the summer for the children at the Hands Together to Defend the Children (HTDC) Orphanage. With the start of the rainy season comes a spike in malaria risk, and two of the children have fallen ill. Happily, thanks to the support you provided, the directors had the resources they needed to...
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  • Provide a safe home for Haitian Orphans posted a progress report
    Mother's Day Gifts for Haiti
    By - Emma Taylor - EDV Media and Marketing Director
    We continue to be astounded by your generosity! We last emailed you in March about GlobalGiving’s matching day asking you to dig deep and give what you could – and what an extraordinary response we received. In just one day, you gave $2,175. Your fantastic response means that we’ll be able to meet the...
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  • Provide a safe home for Haitian Orphans has made updates to their project page.
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  • Provide a safe home for Haitian Orphans posted a progress report
    Donations Matched!
    By - Emma - EDV Media and Marketing Director
    On Wednesday, March 14th (that’s today!), GlobalGiving will be matching donations. You’ve already given so much, but we hope that you’ll dig deep and give a little more. By continuing your inspiring support of the orphanage, you bring them closer to their next set of goals: Building a permanent home on the...
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  • Provide a safe home for Haitian Orphans posted a progress report
    Thriving - Thanks to You!
    By - Emma - EDV Media and Marketing Director
    Since Christmas, the kids at the Hands Together to Defend the Children Orphanage have been going from strength to strength. In a country where so many children face an uncertain future, you have given these kids a safe place to live with the love and support of motivated staff who have the resources to meet their...
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  • Provide a safe home for Haitian Orphans has made updates to their project page.
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  • Provide a safe home for Haitian Orphans has received 748 donations
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  • Provide a safe home for Haitian Orphans posted a progress report
    Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!
    By - Emma Taylor - Project Leader
    As 2011 draws to a close, we can’t believe all that you’ve helped us achieve. With your support, we’ve been able to provide food, healthcare, safe housing, and enriching activities for all of the children at the Hands Together to Defend the Children Orphanage. In fact, your generosity has been so...
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  • Provide a safe home for Haitian Orphans has made updates to their project page.
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  • Provide a safe home for Haitian Orphans has made updates to their project page.
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  • Provide a safe home for Haitian Orphans posted a progress report
    Happy ThanksGiving from Haiti!
    By - Emma Taylor - EDV Media and Marketing Director
    As the Holiday season begins, we can’t believe the difference you’ve made in the lives of the children living at the Hands Together To Defend the Children Orphanage. Some of you were in Haiti when we first started working with the kids. They were living in tents that flooded nightly, suffered from intestinal...
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  • Provide a safe home for Haitian Orphans posted a progress report
    School in Session!
    By - Emma Taylor - EDV Deputy Operations Director
    School is back in session at the Hands Together to Defend the Children (HTDC) Orphanage, and the kids couldn’t be happier! This time last year, they had only just moved into their new home. Now, thanks to you, the kids are comfortable and focusing on getting the education they’ll need to secure a future free of...
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  • Provide a safe home for Haitian Orphans has made updates to their project page.
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  • Provide a safe home for Haitian Orphans posted a progress report
    Art Exhibition Success!
    By - Emma Taylor - EDV Media and Marketing Director
    We’re delighted to report that a recent exhibition of the children’s art at our partner, REBUILD Globally’s, workshop was a complete success! The day was made extra special by a song sung by the artists and visits from UN personnel who have offered to host other art sales and exhibitions on their bases....
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  • Provide a safe home for Haitian Orphans posted a progress report
    Preparing for their Exhibition!
    By - Emma Taylor - EDV Director
    Hello all, We hope this finds you well? For this update we’d like to start with a special thank you to the more than 96 Eli Lilly and Company employees who have donated more than $4,150 to support the children at the orphanage. Without your generosity, these kids would be without a home, school, or the art and...
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  • Provide a safe home for Haitian Orphans has made updates to their project page.
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  • Provide a safe home for Haitian Orphans has made updates to their project page.
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  • Provide a safe home for Haitian Orphans posted a progress report
    Field Trips and New Art
    By - Emma Taylor - EDV Director
    Hello all, I hope this finds you well! Our work with the kids at the Hands Together to Defend the Children Orphanage continues to grow and expand to include new enriching activities. In fact, your generosity means that we’ve once again been able to raise our fundraising goal for the children of the orphanage. These...
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  • Provide a safe home for Haitian Orphans posted a progress report
    Continuing to Thrive
    By - Emma Taylor - EDV Media and Marketing Director
    The kids at Hands Together to Defend the Children Orphanage continue to thrive in the new home that your support made possible.In addition to English classes, we’ve recently added another enriching activity for the children – art. With a Haitian head art teacher volunteering his time three days a week, the...
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  • Provide a safe home for Haitian Orphans posted a progress report
    Settled and Learning English Thanks to You!
    By - Emma Taylor - Project Manager
    A few days ago, I visited the orphanage to check on a few children with mild skin infections and was met with quite a surprise. “Emma, how are you?” Said one of the younger boys. “Good thanks!” I replied, and he ran away giggling. Others energetically counted from 1 to 20.I had known that one of...
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  • Provide a safe home for Haitian Orphans posted a progress report
    School is Open!
    By - Emma Taylor - Project Manager
    Thanks to your donations, we’ve been able to completely fund a school for all 31 school age children living at the orphanage for a full year.Every part of the school has provided an educational opportunity – the older kids even got involved building the benches for their school! Properly supervised, they...
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    • ana maria
      ana maria Thanks God it was possible a new school to those children.All my bestAnaAna
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  • Provide a safe home for Haitian Orphans posted a progress report
    Hope for 2011 at the Orphanage Thanks to You
    By - Emma Taylor - Project Manager
    Hello all, While it hasn’t been long since our last project update, your out-pouring of support has been so inspiring we felt the need to write - again - to say thank you. Thanks to your support we have been able to raise our fundraising goal again and again, and you have kept exceeding our expectations! When it...
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  • Provide a safe home for Haitian Orphans has received 472 donations
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  • Provide a safe home for Haitian Orphans posted a progress report
    A Look at the Difference Your Donations Have Made
    By - Emma Taylor - Project Leader
    Hello all! The fact that more than 130 individuals have given in support the kids at Hands Together to Defend the Children Orphanage is simply extraordinary. We are honoured and humbled by your generosity. With your help, we have rented a safe, secure house for two full years where all the kids can live. These children...
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  • Provide a safe home for Haitian Orphans posted a progress report
    Getting Ready for the Big Move!
    By - Emma Taylor - Project Leader
    Since our last update we've negotiated rent on a house and we’re very excited to announce that we’re now fixing up the property in anticipation of the orphanage’s big move! International and Haitian volunteers are currently working together to clear and clean the land and paint the house. We wanted to...
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  • Provide a safe home for Haitian Orphans posted a progress report
    Housing Secured!
    By - Emma Taylor - Project Manager
    Hello all,We hope you’re all well! We’re excited to write you with big news.Following a donation of $3,000 from one of our US-based partners, Burners Without Borders (BWB) we can now say with assurance that we’ll be able to rent a safe house for all 47 children living at the Hands Together to Defend the...
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  • Provide a safe home for Haitian Orphans has made updates to their project page.
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  • Provide a safe home for Haitian Orphans has been approved to be on GlobalGiving!
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Emma Taylor

Bristol, Somerset United Kingdom

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