Teaching to fish, Rather than giving a fish!
Education is paramount in managing health. We are committed to this cause. I have seen how the volunteers are caring for their neighbors. I had a volunteer bring a woman from the village to me after she was attacked by a dog. After reading the chapter in his book on dog bites and first aid, he realized she would need a rabies shot and reached out to me. We provided him with the funds for this and he drove her on a motorcycle to a hospital 3 hours away to get the rabies vaccin
Planting Bread Fruit Trees
The girls found out that farming in the mountains of Haiti is harder than it looks. You have to climb the mountain and plant by hand. We had a great trip and dispensed 50 trees to the village.
Mr Jaccin is now our School Health Coordinator. He will be teaching health class to the students, monitoring their growth and dispensing medication to children who are ill. CI Haiti created a curriculum for him to follow. Here you can see how hard he is working and his dedication to expanding his knowled ge to help the children stay healthy.