Jerridson S.

Jerridson is a bright 15 year old from the village of Michel near Galette Chambon. He lives with his parents, five brothers, and two sisters. His parents are farmers who take their produce to market to sell. Jerridson was going to a school in his village closer to...

Sergeline A.

Sergeline is a 12 year old fourth grader from the village of Kadas near Galette Chambon. She lives with her mother, two sisters, and two brothers. To make money, her mother washes clothes for people. It is really hard work for very little money, but she does what she...

Heidegens A.

Heidegens (pronounced Hi-de-gens) is sixteen years old and in the 10th grade at BGM High School. He lives with his father, seven sisters, and five brothers in Hope Center Village. His mother died in 2020 of COVID. Her name was Ruth, and she was a tailor at RH Kouti....

Simeon P.

Simeon is a fifteen year old from the village of Galette Chambon who lives with his grandmother and three brothers. His grandmother tries to sell things as a vendor at market, but her income is not enough to support her grandchildren and send them to school. She wants...

Tracy B.

TRACY is a beautiful eleven year old from Hope Center village who lives with her mother and sister and aunt. They were living in Port au Prince but the gang violence entered their neighborhood and they had to flee for their lives. Her mother has a sister that lives in...

Manaika S.

MANAIKA is a beautiful 19 year old who has not been able to go to school for the last six years when her parents died and she moved in with some friends. She now lives on her own and sells household goods to make money to feed herself. She knows that she has no future...