PieH Update

PieH students back to school

All of the PieH students are back in school. Haitians had a tough time last year. First, schools were closed because of violence in the streets; then, Covid hit. Students were without school for one year. Unlike here, online courses were not available. There were no tutors or assistance, and most parents are unable to …

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PieH Correspondent is Former PieH Student

Former Partners in Education Haiti scholarship recipient, Christelle Pierre, joins the PieH team as a news correspondent. Pierre will focus on providing information about current students and project updates. Pierre was among the first PieH scholarship recipients in 2012. Sixty-seven percent of Haitian children attend primary school. Of those students, 49 percent continue through the …

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Duplan Water Project Update

Recently PIEH received a $16,500 grant from the Missouri Methodist Conference for a water project to be completed in Haiti as part of the PieH efforts. We are happy to report that work is underway. This project will employ several Haitians and provide a clean hygienic latrine and handwashing station at Duplan Methodist School in …

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PieH Awarded $16,500 Grant

Partners in Education Haiti (PieH) (LOVE HAITI)* received a $16,500 grant from the United Methodist Missouri Conference for a water-project in Haiti, which will supplement the PieH educational-scholarship efforts. The project will reconstruct and sanitize the existing unhygienic bathroom at the Duplan Methodist School, where several PieH students attend. The plan also includes the installation …

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Grant Proposal to Mo Methodist Conference

Project Title: Improving Duplan Methodist School Students’ Health and Sanitation Environment Implementing partner: Partners in Education Haiti, Kearney, MO and Ecole Methodiste de Duplan Indicative Budget: USD $16,500   Project duration: 2 months Coordination & reporting: Orvilus Edome and Jean-Claude Louis Objectives: To provide clean drinking water and toilettes facilities to Duplan primary school while …

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Coronavirus and Haiti

As I sit quarantined in a comfortable home with running water, electricity, heating/cooling, internet service, food, cable T.V., and access to purchase items with a click of a button, I reflect on what our Haitian friends will endure in the next few months. I shudder. The first cases of the Covid-19 were confirmed in Haiti …

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