Three Months and Counting…

Three months! I have been living in Haiti for 3 months now and it feels like I’ve been here for a whole year. My first week alone was a very comprehensive “Welcome to Haiti” experience. Co-workers have joked that what I’ve endured, some Haitians would come to experience only over a lifetime. Being here for…

Kenep! The Fruit of My Life.

Listen! There is this fruit that I overly adore! I’ve only known how to say it in Kreyòl. So I googled it. Turns out, the scientific name is Melicoccus bijugatus and commonly referred to as “Spanish Lime” in the United States. But in Kreyòl, we call it “kenep”. I fell in love with this fruit when I…

KORE Haiti, Inc. Here We Go Again! 🇭🇹

Here we go again, to Haiti for our 2017 medical mission trip. Alongside Geraldine, Watson, Paulin and Dejon, we led another team to Haiti to serve the community of St. Michel de l’Attalaye. This was my favorite team to work with thus far. It must have been the rainbow of fun personalities, because we all meshed…

My Journey Back to Haiti…

After my grandmother moved to the United States from Haiti, I had not been back since the Summer of 1999, I was 8 years old. Then when the opportunity presented itself I decided to travel back to Haiti with my dad’s side of the family in the Summer of 2015. So if we do the…