Marvens Pierre

Marvens is a seven year old from the village of Dalgros near Galette Chambon. He lives with his father, one sister, and two brothers. His father is a farmer and he works hard to provide for his children. Marvens loves playing with his friends near his house and he...

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Wendy Napoleon

Wendy is the son of one of our masons in the village who has worked a great deal with Jan & Mike Kenny on plumbing projects for But God Ministries. Wendy has two sisters and they live with their father, Junior, in the village of Galette Chambon. His father is both a...

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Esdras Polynice

Esdras is a bright young man from the village known as "The Hill" at Hope Center. He is 21 years old and has never learned to read or write because there were no schools available that had the resources to teach him in the way that his special needs would require....

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Bily Nervil

  Bily is a precious six year old boy from the village of Galette Chambonwho lives with his parents and brother. His parents do not have a source of income, so they depend on family members to help them make ends meet. Sometimes his father is able to find some work on...

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Fania Deus

  Fania is a lively eleven year old who lives in Galette Chambon with her father, two sisters, and one brother. Her father is a farmer. He works very hard to provide for his family, but it is never enough now that all three children are in school. Their mother died a...

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DJouby Toussaint

      DJouby is a kind eleven year old boy from Galette Chambon who lives with his grandparents, one sister, and one brother. His grandparents are not in good enough health to work, so they depend on the help of other family members to eat. His grandfather sold a goat...

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Wadler Thelusma

  Wadler is an 18 year old young man who has stolen my heart. He and his grandmother came to Hope Center last week in desperation. Both of his parents are very sick and he lives with his grandmother five sisters and two brothers in Galette Chambon. His grandmother...

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Islander Bruny

Islander is a fun ten year old little girl with lots of energy. She lives in the village of Galette Chambon with her parents, and two sisters. Both of her parents are farmers who share crop on a big farm in Galette Chambon. Her favorite things to do are study, play...

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Yousemaylie Jean Felix

Yousemaylie is a spunky nine year old girl from the village of Galette Chambon. She has two sisters and one brother. They live with her mother in a small village compound near several aunts and uncles. Her father is dead and her mother does not have a steady source of...

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Jhonny Pierre

Jhonny is a brilliant fourteen year old boy from the village of Ti Source near Mares Roseau which is about an hour's walk to the BGM School in Galette Chambon. Jhonny lives with his mother, father, three sisters, and six brothers. His father is a farmer who works a...

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Resilia Aristhene

Resilia is an ambitious fourteen year old girl from the village of Galette Chambon who lives with her mother, six sisters, and two brothers. Their father died eight months ago and Resilia and her siblings have not been to school since. Their mother was devastated...

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Fabiola Elisé

  Fabiola is a fourteen year old from the village of TiSource near Mares Roseau. This village is about a hour's walk from the BGM School in Galette Chambon, but Fabiola wants to go to a good school, and she is willing to walk the distance. Fabiola lives with her...

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Jhivenson Desulma

  Jhivenson is a really smart thirteen year old from the village of Galette Chambon who lives with his mother and sister. They live in a family compound where his grandparents live along with two aunts and a host of cousins. Jhivenson has dreams of becoming a doctor...

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Kellin Abellard

  Kellin is a bright fourteen year old from the village of Galette Chambon. He lives with his mother who is disabled. Kellin doesn't have any siblings. Five years ago, his mother cut her hand really bad with a machete in the garden and soon she developed an infection...

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Chrisnold Pierre

Chrisnold is a determined fifteen year old from the village of TiSouce almost to Mares Roseaux which is almost a two hour walk to the BGM School. He lives with his mother, four sisters, and two brothers. His father died last year of cancer. It is hard for his mother...

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Viergena Augustin

  Viergena is a lively 12 year old girl from Galette Chambon who lives with her mother, two sisters, and two brothers. Her father lives in a different village and she doesn't see him very often. He does work, however, in a large garden and he tries to help the family...

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Mylove St. Jean

  Mylove is a petite eleven year old girl who loves to help around the house. She lives with her mom, two sisters, and one brother in the village of Dal-gros near Galette Chambon. She does not know her father. He has never been around. That sometimes makes her sad,...

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Amantha Phileus

  Amantha is the oldest of four girls and one boy that all live an a tiny one-room house made of sticks and dried mud. She and her mom share responsibility for taking care of all of the younger children, including her sister's baby who she considers her brother...

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Daphkar Joseph

  Daphkar is a determined thirteen year old girl from the village of Dalgros near Galette Chambon. She comes from a very large family with five brothers, and four sisters. Their father died while working in the garden two years ago and they have no other source of...

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Ilrick Alusmè

  Ilrick is a brilliant thirteen year old who lives with his mother and sister in a family compound in an area of Galette Chambon called Michel. His mother does not have any source of income so Ilrick and his sister and mother depend on other family members to help...

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Fanise Francois

  Fanise is a bright eleven year old who is eager to start fresh in her new home at Hope Center village in Galette Chambon. Fanise lives with her aunt and uncle on the hill behind Hope Center. She used to live with her parents in Port au Prince, but her father died...

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Saintia Alexandre

  Saintia is a beautiful young lady from the village of Gros Balancè near the village of Galette Chambon who lives with her mother, father, three sisters, and four brothers. All of her siblings are school age now, and with a very limited income as farmers, her parents...

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Anchise Phileus

Anchise is a spunky ten year old girl from the village of Plasman near Galette Chambon. She lives with her mother, three sisters, and a baby nephew. Their father died five years ago when Anchise was only five years old. Ever since his death, life has been difficult...

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Chilove Prospere

Chilove is a young man from the village of Bois Gras near Galette Chambon. He lives with his mother, father, three sisters and four brothers. His father works as a farmer in a large garden and his mother doesn't have a job. Chilove loves to play soccer with his...

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Neika Hyppolite

  Neika is a bright thirteen year old from the village of Galette Chambon who lives with her mother and father, grandmother, four sisters and two brothers. Her parents do not have a constant source of income, so it is difficult to make ends meet in her family. Neika...

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Rosemitha Moliere

  Rosemitha is a bright and hard working seventeen year old who is determined to finish school in spite of difficulty. She lives with her mother, four sisters and three brothers. She went to school for the first time when she was six years old and her father sold a...

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Djemsley Dorce

Birthday: September 27, 2011 Sponsorship #: 2017-00-021S Djemsley is a precious little six year old from the village of Plas-Charles near Galette Chambon. He lives with is mother, one sister, and two brothers. His mother does not have a job and what little money she...

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Reginal Mezir

Reginal 2017-00-051J is a kind young man who loves to work. He lives with his mother, father, grandfather, three sisters, and five brothers. With such a large family, they all have to work hard to survive from day to day. He gets up very early every morning to go draw...

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Nodson Norvil

  Nodson is a fun-loving 12 year old from the village of Gros Balance near Galette Chambon who lives with his mother, father, sister, and brother. He enjoys helping his father in the garden, studying his lessons, doing homework, and playing with friends. His favorite...

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Morangeson Dessaline

  Morangeson is a bright sixteen year old who loves his country very much. He lives in the village of Plasman near Galette Chambon with is mother, father, three sisters, and four brothers. He enjoys playing soccer with his friends, learning new things, and working in...

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Venal Rene

  Venal is a bright thirteen year old from the village of Plasman near Galette Chambon. He lives with his mother, father, two sisters, and four brothers. The family doesn't really have a source of income other then share cropping on a local farm. They once tried to...

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Widney Renfort

  Widney is a nine year old from the village of Gros Balance who lives with his mother, five sisters, and one brother. His father died three years ago while working in the garden. The family says he had a heart attack or stroke from the heat. Widney was only six when...

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Ijena Joseph

  Ijena is a fourteen year old with a kind spirit and strong work ethic. She lives with her mother, four sisters, and two brothers in the village of Gros Balance. Their father died three years ago, and after he died, she made the choice to stop going to school so that...

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Lona Renfort

  Lona is a bright and lively twelve year old from the village of Gro Balance who lives with her mother, four sisters, and two brothers. Her father died three years ago, and ever since he died, she has not been able to return to school. She misses school very much...

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Shaneika Joseph

  Shaneika is a precious seven year old from the village of Gros Balance who lives with her mother, four sisters and two brothers. Their father died three years ago, and it has been very hard for their mother to take care of them by herself. Shaneika absolutely loves...

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Saika Thermo

  Saika is a young lady with big dreams. She is fifteen and lives in the village of Plasman near Galette Chambon. She lives with her mother, four sisters, and three brothers. She and her brothers and sisters know who their father is, but he does not associate with...

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Jeff Stanley Marcelus

  Jeff Stanley is a determined 14 year old from Galette Chambon who recently graduated from one of our elementary schools to our BGM High School. He is now in the 7th grade, and he is very proud to be able to continue going to school. He used to not have any problem...

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Edeline Augstin

  Edeline is a bright sixteen year old who just recently passed up to our BGM High School. She lives in Galette Chambon with her parents who are farmers and her two brothers. Edeline loves to cook and she loves to study French. She wants to be a nurse one day. She is...

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Clervenson Lexiné

  Clervenson is a thirteen year old from the village of Plachal near Galette Chambon. He lives with his grandmother and sister. His parents died several years ago and it has been difficult for his grandmother to support them. The principal of the BGM school has been...

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Rolander Verone

Birthday: May 20, 2005 Sponsorship #: 2017-00-165J Rolander is a kind young man from the village of Bonet near Galette Chambon. He walks a long way to school every day, but he has friends that he walks with and he loves to go to Johel's school. He has been able to go...

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Lobens Elice

    Lobens is a precious little four year old who is close to our hearts. He has no idea how hard life is for his mother, but she tries desperately to provide for him and his siblings. Three years ago, we met his mother, Darlene, when she was pregnant with Lobens'...

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Roseline François

  Roseline is a very bright 15 year old who lives in Galette Chambon with her parents, five sisters, and three brothers. No one in her family has ever gone to school beyond the third grade. Neither of her parents have jobs, but they do try to raise a few goats for...

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Louvgens Pierre

  Louvgens is almost seven years old and he desperately wants to go to school. He has never been able to go to school before because he lives with her handicapped mother and she could not afford to send him and he has always stayed home with her and helped her....

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Andrès Anna

  Andrès is a lively and smart seventeen year old from the village of Ti Source near Galette Chambon. His is the brother of our translator, Frantz Anna. Andres lives with is parents and four sisters and six brothers. His parents are farmers, but they do not make...

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Felandy Metelus

  Felandy is a bright young man from the village of Galette Chambon. He lives with his parents, two sisters, and two brothers. His parents are farmers who work a garden to feed their family and sell some of the produce. He enjoys hanging out with friends, studying,...

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Jessika Toussaint

  Jessika is a twelve year old girl from the village of Gwo Balanse near Galette Chambon. She lives with her mother, five brothers and three sisters. Her father died last year and they had to move off of his family land after he died, so they now live with her...

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Genise Jerome

  Genise is a gentle, loving twelve year old girl from the village of Galette Chambon. She lives with her parents, five sisters, and three brothers. Her parents work in a garden as share croppers and they also make and sell charcoal to supplement their income....

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Bejaline Jerome

  Bejaline is a quiet little seven year old who just started the first grade this year. She does not have a sponsor, but Director Salomon said that she could go to his school until she finds a sponsor. She lives with her parents, five sisters, and three brothers. Her...

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