Author: Dr. Musa

Biology Professor, SUNY Broome Community College

Another Busy Day in Haiti

We had another full day in Haiti. Several of the students enjoyed the sunrise from their beds on the roof. After breakfast, we headed out to the warehouse of the Swiss-based company, Vestergaard. We picked up the seventy-five Family LifeStraw units that we were able to purchase with the funds we raised. ¬†Each unit will…

City Soleil

Bonswa from Haiti! We have just arrived back at our guest house hot, tired and pretty overwhelmed with emotion after our day in City Soleil. City Soleil is the largest slum in the Western Hemisphere, with 800,000 people in an area of about eight square miles. It is hard to put into words what we…

Bonswa!

It was an incredible day. We went to Mother Theresa’s Hospital to feed and hold the sick babies (no pictures allowed). We also went to bring some beds and toys to a family that Gina “adopted”. We had to strap the mattresses to the top of our bus. Marie has seven children and has started…