About Haiti

  • In January of 2010, Port au Prince, the Capital of Haiti, was devastated by a monster earthquake that literally destroyed the city claiming over 230,000 lives.


  • The poorest country in the Americas and the 3rd poorest country in the world, Majority of Haiti’s 10 million people live on less than $3 a day.


  • There is no Social Security


  • There are over 400,000 children without parents in Haiti.


  • 1 out of 5 children will die before the age of six.


  • Roughly three-quarters of Haitians are either unemployed or trying to make ends meet in the informal economy and 75% of Haiti’s people live in abject poverty.