Haiti Ministries

CBF concludes Disaster Response work in Haiti

As the disaster response portion of CBF’s work in Haiti concludes, ongoing sustainable ministries take over to build upon the great strides and partnering attitudes that were established just after the devasting 2010 earthquake. Last weekend on March 3rd, hundreds of people gathered at the newly constructed Siloë Temple Baptist Church in Grand Goâve to … Continue reading

General CBF / Haiti Ministries

What is it like to build a Rubble House in Haiti?

Building a Rubble House begins with a group of volunteers who want to dedicate a week to working, living, laughing, eating, sleeping, praying, and playing in Grand Goave, Haiti. A team from Oakland Baptist Church recently returned from a Rubble House construction mission in January and these are their pictures. The Haiti Housing Network (a.k.a. … Continue reading

Haiti Ministries

Harwood’s Celebrate Progress Since Haiti’s 2010 Earthquake: Siloë School

After the Haiti Earthquake, many promises were made to the people of Haiti. We are proud to say that with the help of the Lord, many, many volunteers, both Haitian and others, CBF has fulfilled its promise to rebuild Siloë Baptist Church School. We have rebuilt 13 classrooms and an administration building. It began with … Continue reading

Haiti Ministries

Vaccinations for Haiti Volunteers

At CBF, our hope is to provide adequate training and preparation for every volunteer preparing to serve short-term in Haiti with our CBF representatives and partners. The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) recommends anyone traveling to Haiti receive: Tetanus Booster, Hepatitis A & B, Typhoid, and Anti-malarial medication. Although these vaccinations are not difficult to … Continue reading

Disaster Response / Haiti Ministries

Grateful for Volunteer Feedback- Grand Goave, Haiti

    In January 2011, Deborah Carter took her team from the First Congregational Church in Hanover, MA to do medical work and construction work with the Haiti Housing Network site in Grand Goâve. She has been to Haiti several times and she loves meeting other groups, worshiping with them, interacting and working with the Haitians, and … Continue reading