Haiti Stories of Impact
One Trip Inspires Dreams: Laurie's Story of Impact
As soon as Laurie entered the Rev Home on her trip, she was immediately drawn to Desline, a young girl living in the Rev Home. Desline was shy and quiet, but Laurie was still able to talk to her and ask her questions about her interests and her future. Desline immediately responded, “Haiti is not like America, it’s not like girls can choose what we want to do with their future.”
Francky was only two when his mom left his family. His dad took sole responsibility in raising him and his brothers and sisters. Though his father made many sacrifices to pay for his children’s education, all the children except Francky dropped out of school at some point.