Help St. Joseph Church of Haiti

When you donate to Helping Hugs your gift makes a big impact! 98.5 cents of every dollar helps to feed, house and educate the community of Côtes-de-Fer, Haiti

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When you donate to, you help the people of St Joseph Parish, Côtes-de-Fer, Haiti with food, education,and medical supplies.

Life Expectancy

This couple is the oldest couple in the village. They are actually in the mid-60s. The life expectancy is about 65.

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Current Issues

water supply

Our project to provide clean, potable water to several areas of Côtes-de-Fer was completed on July 22, 2016.  The picture above shows the finishing touches being placed on the distribution station in the village.  Thank you to the many donors and our partners "World Water Relief" for making this important project a reality.  Please visit the "Our Success Stories" page for more information and pictures.  

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Scheduled Events

June 15th - August 15th - Student Education Support Drive
We are again asking for you help in providing an education to the many children in the Cotes-de Fer area of Haiti.  Last year we raised enough money to support over 220 students in the 3 schools operated by St. Joseph Church.  Our goal this year is 250 students.  Just $50 will cover the needs of one student for the entire year.  For more information, please click on the link below.  

July - September
Online Shopping with Amazon. Amazon will donate 0.5% of your purchases to Helping Hugs if you use our unique link. Just click on the Brown Button above "Donate via AmazonSmile" which will take you directly to their site. Please tell all of your friends of this unique way to help Helping Hugs with no cost to you. If you want to know more, see our "Scheduled Events" page using the link below.

August 17th, Thursday - 9:00 am
General Meeting St. William Parish Hall at 9:00am.  Open to everyone interested in our charitable organization. Join us as we work on our 2017 projects and prepare our projects for 2018.

Fall Dinner Event - November 4th
Save the Date!!  More information will be available in the coming months.
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June 2017

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Established to create A change.

Our mission is to help distressed communities in need of material, educational, or medical supplies. Our goal is to promote healthcare, education, small business development and spiritual support.

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