Tag - GO Haiti

A trip of a lifetime

Life-changing, transformative, heartbreaking… Just a few powerful words used to describe the experience of going on a GO vision trip. But don’t just take it from us, read on for some amazing testimonials and tips from past GO vision […]

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Shining under pressure: A Haiti update from Joe Knittig, GO Project CEO

Bonjou, zanmi mwen! (Hello, my friend!)
If you’re reading this, there’s a high likelihood the people of Haiti have impacted your life.  Perhaps you visited, expecting to get wrecked by pain and instead got surprised by joy. The creativity, strength […]

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5 things to expect on a GO vision trip

Vision trips are a transformative experience focused on learning, listening, loving and engaging with what God is doing around the world to care for vulnerable children. It’s an incredible opportunity to witness the global Church in action.
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Transition Academy 2019 graduates’ bright plans for the future

28 students graduated from GO Haiti’s Transition Academy in August with newfound skills and bright plans for their future. After two years of training, the students received their certificates in agriculture and sewing and are prepared to embark on […]

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A Transition Academy success story: Guerline Novembre

The Transition Academy, GO Haiti’s two-year discipleship and vocational-technical training program, is designed to help young adults make a successful transition into adulthood. Guerline Novembre, a 20-year-old young woman from Gonaives, Haiti, is one of the many students enrolled […]

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Another Good Day at GO Project

At GO, a good day is any day where we get to send funds to the field to meet the needs of local children and families in crisis. This morning, I was cc’ed on this e-mail from Jake Barreth, GO’s […]

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Matthew's Lesson: How we help matters

By Joe Knittig, CEO of The Global Orphan Project ——
On Friday, October 7, we loaded two planes of food and supplies for Jeremie, Haiti. That food was destined for vulnerable children who ordinarily cannot access aid in crisis. We […]

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Five GO Pros | Hurricane Matthew, Update 10

In a world where people are often defined by what they are against, we at The Global Orphan Project prefer to focus on what we are for. Here are a few things we are celebrating and supporting during the […]

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Brokenness, Opportunity | Hurricane Matthew, Update 9

A Haiti relief update from Trace Thurlby, president of The Global Orphan Project
Yesterday, Kevenly Desauguste and I left Kansas City with every intention of landing in Port-au-Prince later that day. Kevenly, fluent in Creole and English, with a passion for children […]

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Where was Jesus? | Hurricane Matthew, Update 8

We saw it coming last week. Television tracked the Category 4, once-in-a decade Hurricane Matthew for days before it hit southwest Haiti. 

We’ve seen the destruction. Coastal towns stripped as bare as a battlefield.

We know the need. Hundreds dead. Tens of thousands lost their homes. Hundreds […]

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