gathering supplies training week Strong Start midwives practice Ultrasound skills Ketia gets prenatal care for the first time

Second Mile Haiti

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The mission of Second Mile Haiti is to reduce the number of Haitian children who grow up in orphanages by working directly with the families of children who are at-risk for orphanage placement. Second Mile Haiti was founded in 2012, by two women who, while working in an orphanage in Northern Haiti, came to understand the very multi-faceted nature of the challenges faced by families in extreme poverty. Estimates suggest that at least 30,000 Haitian children currently live in one of the country's 678 orphanages and that at least 80% of the these children having living parents. With institutionalized-care facilities on the rise throughout the country, orphanages have become the go-to solu...

Project Leaders
Jennifer Schenk
Jennifer Schenk, Amy Syres
Organization Information
5251 W Desert Falcon Ln
Tucson, AZ 85742
United States
Organization Information
5251 W Desert Falcon Ln
Tucson, AZ 85742
United States

Projects (1)


Project Reports

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Mar 12, 2018
Strong Start Maternity Center is opening soon!
When you first gave to our Maternity Center project, you took a chance on something that was only just getting started. Today, we are excited to announce that Strong Start Maternity Center is just one...
Dec 11, 2017
Because of You!
So much has happened since you last gave to Second Mile Haiti’s Maternity Center campaign. Thanks to your support, more than 45 men and women have had steady income as they work hard to bring...
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