Cranbrook Community Group - November 2017 | Hungry For Life

October 2017: ,

A medical group from Cranbrook, BC continued their partnership with Haiti Arise and the Zanmitay Health Center by providing a two-week medical clinic in the community of Grand Goave, Haiti.

Team Testimonials:

"This trip has made me realize the importance of teamwork and that each individual plays an integral part that makes us whole and functional."
"Not being able to give some people the proper help they need and deserve broke my heart."
"This was perhaps the best of 20 trips and a reaffirmation of what we are doing."
"One highlight was seeing the growth of the work Haiti Arise is doing."
"I realized that even though we couldn't help everyone, the ones we did care for made a huge impact."
"One highlight was experiencing the joy of working together with both Canadian team members and Haitian support staff for the betterment of the Haitian citizens."

Team Blog:

Friday, November 3rd, 2017

Give Me the Serenity to Accept the Things I Cannot Change

While all our friends and family were experiencing their first snowfall of the year, we mopped sweat from our dripping foreheads. Our team worked hard today and pushed their way through some very challenging situations, and while the challenges are great, the rewards are even greater.

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Thursday, November 2nd, 2017

First Day of Many Firsts

Soooo.. First day of clinic and in the debriefing we used words like amazing (Denise), better( Carol), fun (Brit).

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Wednesday, November 1st, 2017


Just a quick note that the team has arrived safely in Haiti and is settling in. Stay tuned for more updates!

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