Westbow Construction - November 2018 | Hungry For Life
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November 2018: ,

In November, a team of 14 including HFL leader Jason Krul traveled to Haiti to work alongside United Christians International in Pignon, and FONSOPED in Mirebalais. The team assisted in completing the construction of bridge near the school in Mirebalais, construction of a teacher's housing facility at UCI, conducted home visits in the community, participated in feeding programs, and more!

Team Testimonials:

"I have seen firsthand God at work—the Holy Spirit is very much in Haiti within the people."
"Monetary donations aren't always easy to make when it is unclear what they will be used for. Seeing the positive impact firsthand proves giving/donating is worth it."
"I have realized that there is a high need and that I am able to help out—even in Canada."
"To see the happiness in the midst of so much pain and poverty is a striking contrast to how we have so much (in North America) and yet we are never happy."

Team Blog:

Tuesday, December 4th, 2018

last full day

Blog- end...

What a trip.  When we left Canada on Tuesday November 27. I am not sure if we really knew what was before us.  As we look back now after being here for severn days we have seen and experience so much. 

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Monday, December 3rd, 2018

A packed day

Our last full work day we worked with KIDS;  CONCRETE;  MORE TEACHING;   

and reflect on our RENEWED FRIENDSHIPS....

One of the coolest things about coming back to Haiti is all the people you recognized and are recognized by.

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Sunday, December 2nd, 2018

Sunday

It’s amazing to look at all we have and take it for granted , we go to the store buy what we want when we want , waste money at every turn and not really care . When you come on a mission trip you get to see people in third world countries and how they really live.

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Saturday, December 1st, 2018

Exploring Haiti

Toady has been another full day for the team in Haiti

We left Mirebelais early this morning and drove through the beautiful Haitian countryside 2/3 of our journey was on paved road, the remainder was on  “rough” bumpy un groomed road. Our Journey was just over 2 hours in vans.

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Friday, November 30th, 2018

Packed day

Today we had breakfast at 7 and drove to the school to finish the floor in the second classroom.  The day started very noisy emptying the classroom of its desks and chalkboard with boisterous help of many young students, Kyle, Noah and Steve were called “ Big Man “ for carrying desks and benches

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Thursday, November 29th, 2018

First full day in Haiti

We woke up to full sun at 6:30am very jet lagged as we are 3 hours ahead here. We ate eggs, noodles and papaya for breakfast and were very impressed. Since we only have one truck it took two trips to get to the school here in Mirebalais.

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Wednesday, November 28th, 2018

Safe and Sound

“The streets of Port au Prince were quite crowded and traffic at its best when the team loaded up the bus at the airport and set off for Mirebalais.  The usual 1 hr drive took 3hrs on the over congested streets!   The team was relieved, tired and hungry when we finally arrived at our hotel.

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