Monthly Archives: April 2016

2016 VIM Team Travels To Sumter SC

This year 17 Volunteers in Mission Ministry persons traveled to Sumter, SC to work on homes selected by UMCOR. The team was hosted by Bethel United Methodist Church where Jeremy Howell is Pastor. The team was assigned two homes to … Continue reading

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At Home After A Successful Trip

Saturday we left Mourne Rouge Haiti about 10 AM after saying goodbye to our hosts Mme Marie, and Pastor Moise. We were made most welcome and fed like we were at a banquet everyday. It was bittersweet to end our … Continue reading

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Friday-Water celebration day at ASEBED Hospital!

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Thursday’s accomplishments

Today, Thursday was a busy day of finishing the water system so that the water could be bacteriologically tested prior to tomorrow’s celebration; final education classes for the community and hospital educators; and of course the logo painting on the … Continue reading

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Wednesday adventures-a little Haitian history and system completion

We were able to see a historical site today while venturing out to find parts. The water system is complete and will be tested tomorrow.  All is going well.  Once tested…let the water flow!  Celebration is set for Friday!

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Monday and Tuesday progress report

The team has made lots of progress in getting the water system on the board at ASEBED hospital in Morne-Rouge, Cap-Hatian.  A few trips to local stores to find those little items that are essential to make it work has … Continue reading

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Made it to our destination in Cap Hatien

The team made it to our destination on Saturday, but unfortunately a bag missing….my bag.  Hopefully it will show up before the week is up.  We have started our preliminary work on the water system already and looking forward to … Continue reading

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Almost there…Miami stop to meet up with rest of team

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Early Morning Start to Cap Hatian, Haiti – Saturday 4/2/16

It was a bit early and dark this morning at 4:30 am as Melissa drove me to the airport. I was a little nervous, but still excited about the next adventure to Haiti to install a water system.  I was … Continue reading

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