FEEDING OVER 54,000
MEALS A DAY TO CHILDREN
IN SCHOOLS AND ORPHANAGES THROUGHOUT HAITI.
Mission Of Hope Haiti
Nutrition in Haiti
Our nutrition program started as a result of our education initiative. It was quickly realized that children who were not properly nourished were having a hard time concentrating and learning in school. Our first year of having the school in 1998, we had 230 children. We quickly realized there was a problem - kids were fainting in the classrooms because they were hungry. That very next day, we went to the local market and bought a peanut grinder. We hired a lady and she made peanut butter. The nutrition program had launched!
What We’re doing now
Through our partnership with Convoy of Hope, and over 300 partners in country, we are able to feed over 54,000 meals a day now to children in schools and orphanages throughout Haiti. For many children, a school time meal provided by Mission of Hope may be the only food they receive during the day. The program allows us to provide meals, vitamins, health education and hope in Jesus to a generation in need in a way that is economically responsible and beneficial to our communities.
Today is a day of celebration! Today, with our partner Convoy of Hope, we dedicated our new warehouse. As I stood in the giant 35,000 square foot metal structure, I thought back to the first meal we served at Mission of Hope. I will never forget our newly hired school director calling us over to the school of... Read More »
Our plans for the future
With our partner Convoy of Hope, we have just built a 35,000 square foot food warehouse that was dedicated at the beginning of 2012. This new warehouse will allow us to reach our goal of feeding 100,000 meals a day to hungry children in Haiti. Our partners who will help us reach this goal include Convoy of Hope, Feed My Starving Children, Stop Hunger Now, and Kids Against Hunger.
meals a day to children in need.
How you can help
Become our Partner of Hope and feed more children.