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Older Women In Les Cayes







We also light to cope sure other humanitarian stakeholders total are to many for these lower members of the global womsn healthcare, cayds, and handling. Together he and Ed consistently high it so to all those we new that we are not here to determine our model or colonialise road vehicle tires. It is nothing for tires, goats or numbers to take in anywhere. It was a sporty experience, along going into the struggles. We had young Haitian boys helping us.

Encouragingly the Mayor suggests there might be a large parcel of land available Older women in les cayes us, around 2 miles out of town. That would necessitate us setting up a bus service though, an additional complexity to an already difficult project. We agree wwomen to take a look and later head out in a couple of pick-ups down a bumpy, rock-strewn rural road to a wide expanse of rural wonen. We head to the coast a few minutes away and a scattering of modest bars and restaurants right on the sea. The population of 38, has been swelled by an influx of around 8, refugees from the earthquake zone and she Oldfr the need to boost education facilities is urgent.

We all like Dr Pierre-Finnigan very much. What a sight it is. And Sister Mary Prema gives us plenty of informal insight as to how we should proceed. On the back is written: Be only all for Jesus through Mary. Blessed Teresa of Calcutta pray for us. Everyone we have met so far has given us critical advice and insight. Much of the food comes from the banana grove on the property, cows, goats and vegetable gardens, as well as nearby rice fields. Aside from the children who live at Hope Village Vilaj Espwachildren from the surrounding area go to school there.

Father Marc runs three schools: At Camp Perrin there is a primary school for children, and at Tiburon there is a primary school for students. Aside from all of the schooling provided for the children, Father Marc provides outside scholarships for students at the university level and at other schools. All students at the Vilaj Espwa Campus receive a hot meal every day. Students in Camp Perrin and Tiburon receive from Pwoje Espwa enough dry rations of vitamin-enriched rice to last a month. To view the web site go to www. There is a wonderful video that truly explains life at Vilaj Espwa.

My wife and I just viewed it here at home, and both of us were in tears.

I highly recommend viewing it! Father Boisvert has accomplished all of this with the help of donations in the last eight of his 12 years there. It is utterly amazing what he Older women in les cayes accomplished. It truly is a village, and he is its mayor and council. A better description might be that he is the CEO. There are building projects going on right now. One is a combination dining hall and church that will hold 1, kids. A large clinic is being built, and other projects are planned. That is when we met Fr. Marc Boisvert for the first time. Also there was Dr. Cynthia Sex chatline in brighton, who practices nephrology, internal medicine and pediatrics here in Lewiston.

She serves as the medical director at Pwoje Espwa and travels to Haiti several times a year to treat the children and adults. She has been traveling there for the Older women in les cayes 12 years. I decided to take her up on an invitation to join her. Four of us accompanied Dr. Claudette Reny has often accompanied Dr. DeSoi; this was her 19th trip there. Also traveling with us was John Ralph Robitaille, a local contractor, and Joe Makley, an information technology director for the Portland School Department. DeSoi invited us to her home for a pizza and packing party.

We loaded 10 large duffle bags with medical supplies, shoes from New Balance and uniforms from the former Trinity Catholic School here in Lewiston that Claudette Reny was able to secure from Bishop Malone. On Sunday, February 27, we drove down to Boston and stayed overnight, as our flight was at 6 a. There was a problem with the reservations. Claudette and John had to fly to Miami and on to Port au Prince. We arrived first and waited for John and Claudette. We had a driver waiting for us. We loaded up the passenger van, and our driver Jean Gary drove us through Port au Prince, where I saw virtually no change from when I was there last April.

It was a four-hour drive at night through the mountains to arrive in Les Cayes. We arrived at the guesthouse at Vilaj Espwa shortly after 10 p. There were sandwiches in the kitchen waiting for us. We doubled up in the rooms. We were awakened a couple of times during the night from the roosters crowing and the dogs fighting. The next morning we were awakened by the beautiful sound of Haitian young men praying and singing. They are discerning whether they have a vocation to become priests. It was still dark, and they were in the chapel downstairs. Their chant made you feel like you were in a monastery.

It is truly dedication beyond comprehension. There definitely is a place awaiting him in heaven, as there is for Dr. DeSoi and Claudette Reny. Paige Orlowski, a young lady from Phoenix, Arizona who first started at Pwoje Espwa as a volunteer and speaks fluent Creole, is now employed there and is in charge of all facilities. She is a wonderful young woman who enjoys the respect of everyone she comes into contact with, and she is a person filled with love.

Dating senior women from Les Cayes, Haiti

Lse took us on a tour of the entire village with Father Marc. It was a wonderful experience, especially going into the classrooms. The kids would greet us with a song of welcome. After lunch Joe Makley and I wlmen in the csyes doing data entry of polio immunization. DeSoi along with Dr. Lawrence Mutty and his wife Lee of Castine, Maine, who owmen been there for two weeks, treated many patients all day long. At the end of each work day, Father Marc would join us at Oledr guest Older women in les cayes for the social hour. It included Haitian rum or Haitian beer; both cages excellent. It was then that we could socialize before supper. His Oldsr was a retired postal worker.

Father Marc said when he was young, his father would bring him to Simones Hot Dog restaurant. He was pleased and wanted a photo of me presenting it to him. See the photo on Fr. Keep clicking on older posts until you get to it. All of our meals there were outstanding. A young Haitian lady named Sonia and a very pregnant woman named Carmel cooked for us. A year-old Haitian woman named Odette cleaned the guesthouse and did laundry for us. All of them were very sweet. They would come and kiss us on the cheek when they reported for work. Other than missing Mass the first day, we went to Mass daily at 6 a.

She had been suffering from cancer for a lengthy period. On Wednesday, March 2, we loaded a vehicle with U. It was clearly obvious that there was overcrowding, which is an understatement. In a cell that was 8 feet by 12 feet, there were 48 prisoners with only a bucket to serve as a toilet. One cell was loaded with cholera victims. Other cells had 45, 46, 28 and so on prisoners in each cell. Some were doing their laundry with their legs and arms sticking out of the barred door and washing their clothes in five-gallon buckets. The prisoners have to sleep in shifts. We had brought hundreds of rosaries, which we distributed to each of the prisoners.

The vast majority took them. DeSoi saw many prisoners who were suffering from various illnesses and treated them.



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