Here are some of our accomplishments:
First parishwide evangelization project implemented, based upon Aparacida documents call for Parishes to be “communities of mission communities”.
New 8 classroom school plus administration building built for soon-to-be St Anne Parish in Voldrogue (funding of $250,000 from Association for Schools in Hispaniola and German Government).
New 12 room Sassier Healthcare clinic opens with full time doctor, 2 nurses and laboratory/pharmacy facilities; new 8 room school and administration building under construction for Holy Family Parish in Bordes ($250,000 of German funding)
On October 3 and 4, massive Category 4 Hurricane slams into Sassier and Jeremie with 16 hours of 100+ MPH winds and 20+ inches of rain; Sassier schools and Clinic largely undamaged; entire area devastated; Zanmi Sasye and Sacred Heart delivered food and medical relief supplies and an on-site assessment team just one week following; relief efforts continued while restoration work began, including distribution of 5000 metal roofing sheets and 40,000 sweet potato cuttings (donated by Trees that Feed Foundation); roofs replaced on 4 area schools, allowing 900 students to return to classes;