tag:compassion.com,2011-06-01:5-48263 Haiti Updates 2011-06-01T20:21:21.49-06:00 Compassion International Pray for comfort for Josiah and Robenson in Haiti tag:compassion.com,2014-02-01:5-81058 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2014-05-01T10:02:36-06:00

Pray for comfort for Josiah and Robenson in Haiti, whose mother passed away after being taken to the hospital for a headache.

Pray for Calmine tag:compassion.com,2014-00-01:5-79229 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2014-04-01T00:00:00-06:00

Pray for the Lord to strengthen and comfort Calmine in Haiti, who is having difficulty getting along with her father, a voodoo wizard, after she gave her heart to Jesus Christ.

Pray for sponsored children Ferry and Ralph in Haiti tag:compassion.com,2014-14-01:5-79051 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2014-03-01T14:14:27-07:00

Pray for sponsored children Ferry and Ralph in Haiti, whose father was lost in a shipwreck. Pray for comfort and provision, as their father was the family’s primary breadwinner.

Advisory: Flooding in Haiti June 2013 tag:compassion.com,2013-00-24:5-71450 2013-06-24T00:00:00-06:00 2013-06-24T00:00:00-06:00

Heavy rains caused flooding in northern Haiti on June 16, 2013.

Advisory: Violence in Haiti tag:compassion.com,2013-00-06:5-69248 2013-05-06T00:00:00-06:00 2013-05-06T00:00:00-06:00

Violent protests occurred in the city of Gonaives, Haiti, on April 30, 2013.

Update: Flooding in Haiti 2013 tag:compassion.com,2013-00-15:5-65548 2013-04-15T00:00:00-06:00 2013-04-15T00:00:00-06:00

Heavy rains caused flooding in the northern part of Haiti on April 9, 2013.

Advisory: Hurricane Sandy in Haiti tag:compassion.com,2012-00-30:5-61244 2012-10-30T00:00:00-06:00 2012-10-30T00:00:00-06:00

Hurricane Sandy has been a dangerous storm as it has moved throughout the Caribbean and up the East Coast this past week.

Advisory: Tropical Storm Isaac in Haiti tag:compassion.com,2012-00-29:5-58601 2012-08-29T00:00:00-06:00 2012-08-29T00:00:00-06:00

Tropical Storm Isaac brought heavy rain and violent winds to Haiti on Aug. 24 and 25, 2012. The most affected areas include the capital, Port-au-Prince.

Advisory: Cholera in Haiti tag:compassion.com,2011-00-26:5-32704 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2011-01-26T00:00:00-07:00

The number of people infected with cholera is increasing. Compassion Haiti has taken several measures to prevent the spread of this disease.

Prayer Requests for Haiti tag:compassion.com,2011-00-10:5-32611 2014-01-31T00:00:00-07:00 2011-01-10T00:00:00-07:00

Please pray for the children and families affected by the recent cholera outbreak. Pray for an end to this outbreak and for the people to turn to the Lord for protection.

The Buildings Fell, But the Church Stands tag:compassion.com,2011-00-10:5-33422 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2011-01-10T00:00:00-07:00 Ricot St. Paulin, Haiti Field Communication Specialist
On Jan. 12, 2010, an earthquake hit Haiti with unforgiving force. More than 230,000 people were killed, and more than 1 million people were displaced. In the midst of this tragedy, the Church in Haiti rose, providing much-needed aid.
Advisory: Earthquake Hits Haiti tag:compassion.com,2010-00-06:5-33491 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2010-10-06T00:00:00-06:00

A storm hit Port-au-Prince destroying over 80 tents. Families continue to receive temporary and transitional shelter materials.

Haiti After the Earthquake tag:compassion.com,2010-00-16:5-33545 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2010-02-16T00:00:00-07:00 Leura Jones

After the devastating effects caused by the earthquake that hit Haiti, Compassion's Advocacy Director traveled to Port-au-Prince to report back on the situation. Read more about what he encountered.

Trained to Be Different tag:compassion.com,2009-00-26:5-32697 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2009-08-26T00:00:00-06:00 Ricot St. Paulin in Haiti with Brianne Mullins

Daniel's father wanted to raise his son to be a farmer, but his mother had different ideas. With Compassion's help she was able to get him enrolled in school and prepare him for a bright future.

Pass It On tag:compassion.com,2008-00-02:5-33785 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2008-10-02T00:00:00-06:00 Brandy Campbell, with Ricot St. Paulin in Haiti
Jean lived in a community of poverty; there was rarely enough food to eat and he was unable to attend school. When his parents registered him at a Compassion-assisted child development center, he not only received an education but he was also empowered to become passionate about his new talent, art.