View Full Menu

Bayonnais, Haiti

Haiti is the poorest country in the Western hemisphere with a population of over 10 million and 80% live in poverty. Eight out of every 100 children die before they reach their 5th birthday. There are more than 420,000 orphans in Haiti. School fees in Haiti prohibitively expensive, therefore the literacy rate in Haiti is just 50%. Haiti Gift Catalog


The child you provide a scholarship for will attend the OFCB Ministries School and your monthly support will allow us to make significant, sustainable contributions for the benefit of your child and the community. OFCB, founded 14 years ago, now has 1,700 students in K-13, and since 2003 has been providing scholarships for gifted students to attend university in Port au Prince.



View Map of Bayonnais Haiti
 
Click photo to view large size.


 

News from Haiti

A Great Day for Bayonnais!

Submitted by: Mission team from South Mecklenburg Presbyterian Church 

January 28, 2017 was a great day for Bayonnais!  A celebration was held to welcome Dr. Faustin Charles as the new Director of the Bethesda Health Center of Bayonnais. His arrival was celebrated with a program which included speeches, music, dancing, refreshments and much excitement from the community. Dr. Charles spoke about his devotion to the community and his desire to serve its people. After welcoming speeches by Actionnel Fleurisma, Kenold Decimus, Reverend Pastor Toussaint Saint-Louis (head of the new Community Healthworkers team) and others, Actionnel presented Dr. Charles with the keys to the clinic. 

Read more