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Help Raise $75,000 for Our School Kids

A Mind is a Terrible Thing to Waste United Negro College Fund motto, 1972 This year HMP needs to raise $75,000 to cover the educational costs of 400 children who attend their local elementary and high schools. We need $1.00 a day to cover the cost of food.  $2.00 a...

New Kitchen Under Construction

Haiti Micah Project is celebrating the building of our much needed new kitchen!   Winds and rain from Hurricane Matthew devastated our makeshift kitchen that fed thousands of meals. Thanks to our very generous donors, the new kitchen is becoming a reality.  The...

A Salute to Dick Frazer

By the Rev. Joseph M. Constant Dick Frazer, a beloved and stalwart director of the Haiti Micah Project, has announced his retirement from the Board of Directors.   During the Project’s first decade, Dick was instrumental in getting our small charity on a sound...

The Solar Energy Project

The solar energy project for the vocational training school has been completed!  HMP thanks Rev. Kim Coleman,  rector at Trinity Episcopal Church, Arlington, VA, the Episcopal Diocese of Virginia, Immanuel Church-on-the-Hill and Grace Church in Alexandria, VA, St....

Update: Hurricane Matthew

October, 10, 2016 Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, I want to update you on the situation in Haiti resulting from the hurricane.  This update is based on my conversations with leaders from the Haitian community, Haitian journalists, and a briefing sponsored by the...

Kids Helping Kids

There is no better way to inspire others than by recognizing the many young leaders who put their talents, time, and enthusiasm in high gear to do service on behalf of HMP.  We want to thank each of them for their commitment and creative spirit because they motivate...

Update: Hurricane Matthew

Dear Friends, As hurricane Matthew moves through the Caribbean region, I ask for your continued prayers for the people of Haiti, Jamaica, Cuba and the Bahamas.  We also need to pray for Florida and the United States southeast coast. On a personal note, I have been...

Hurricane to Strike Haiti

Catastrophic Damage Expected You may be aware of weather reports that Hurricane Mathew will bring a catastrophic strike in Haiti overnight. 40 inches of rain and winds from the Category 4 hurricane are predicted. Also scheduled just 6 days away is the first round of...

Message from Mirebalais

This month Eliphete reports on the Joseph Family. My name is Emmanuel Joseph, I was born in 1997 in Mirebalais, Haiti. I have lived in the HMP home since 2009 and have been helped by the organization since 2006. So before those four years I lived with my parents. ...

A Special Visit from Mirebalais

Meet HMP’s New Accountant - Desjardins Micar by Sarah Bushman Desjardins Micar loves people--and it’s evident in the way he graciously and patiently listens to my less-than-perfect French during our interview over Cuban food in DC’s Columbia Heights neighborhood. A...

Message from Haiti Micah Project President Father Joseph Constant

The prophet Isaiah proclaims, “And you will say in that day: “Give thanks to the Lord, call upon his name, make known his deeds among the peoples, proclaim that his name is exalted. “Sing praises to the Lord, for he has done gloriously; let this be made known in all...

Celebrating Our 10th Anniversary

Over 125 people gathered at the Virginia Theological Seminary on April 23rd to celebrate the Haiti Micah Project’s 10th anniversary. Supporters from partnership churches and organizations throughout the Washington metropolitan area converged at the event while...