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Trinity/HOPE overview and schools impacted by recent earthquakes
Trinity/HOPE overview and schools impacted by recent earthquakes
Trinity/HOPE overview and schools impacted by recent earthquakes
Trinity/HOPE overview and schools impacted by recent earthquakes
Trinity/HOPE overview and schools impacted by recent earthquakes
Trinity/HOPE overview and schools impacted by recent earthquakes
Trinity/HOPE overview and schools impacted by recent earthquakes
Trinity/HOPE overview and schools impacted by recent earthquakes
Trinity/HOPE overview and schools impacted by recent earthquakes
Trinity/HOPE overview and schools impacted by recent earthquakes
Trinity/HOPE overview and schools impacted by recent earthquakes
Trinity/HOPE overview and schools impacted by recent earthquakes
Trinity/HOPE overview and schools impacted by recent earthquakes
Trinity/HOPE overview and schools impacted by recent earthquakes
Trinity/HOPE overview and schools impacted by recent earthquakes
Trinity/HOPE overview and schools impacted by recent earthquakes
Trinity/HOPE overview and schools impacted by recent earthquakes
Trinity/HOPE overview and schools impacted by recent earthquakes
Trinity/HOPE overview and schools impacted by recent earthquakes
Trinity/HOPE overview and schools impacted by recent earthquakes
Trinity/HOPE overview and schools impacted by recent earthquakes
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Trinity/HOPE overview and schools impacted by recent earthquakes

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Overview of the mission of Trinity/HOPE which supplies a daily meal to children in Christian schools throughout Haiti. Depicts schools impacted by recent devastating earthquakes.

Overview of the mission of Trinity/HOPE which supplies a daily meal to children in Christian schools throughout Haiti. Depicts schools impacted by recent devastating earthquakes.

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  • 1. Hello… Trinity/HOPE feeding and FEEDING hungry children in our schools in Haiti
  • 2. H a i t i The poorest country in the Western Hemisphere only 780 miles from Miami
  • 3. Haiti facts
    • Infant Mortality – Almost one out of 10 dies as an infant
    • Average life expectancy
      • Men = 48
      • Women = 51
    • Average income per year is $500
    • According to United Nations Survey 62% of Haitians suffer from malnutrition
    • Surveys by Trinity/HOPE mission teams show the average child gets a meal at home about every other day
    • A world survey says the people of Haiti live further from clean water than any other people in the world
    • About 65% practice Voodoo
    • 35% are Christian up in the last decade from 20%
  • 4. The children are desperate Without a Trinity/Hope feeding program, they spend the day at school with nothing to eat 9 of 10 children come to school without having had anything to eat Only half of the children will have anything to eat at home at the evening meal. Only one of them will have enough to feel satisfied 5 out of 10 children have nothing to eat at home in any 24 hour day
  • 5. Many houses are made of sticks, mud and palm fronds.
  • 6. Even worse housing—none earthquake proof
  • 7. Sanitation and medical care are often non-existent
  • 8. Families have no food stockpiled—they buy for that day if they have the money
  • 9. People eat dirt cakes. Mining the special soil for them. March 2009, Hinche, Haiti
  • 10. When the earthquake struck Trinity/HOPE was already providing a meal each day for over TEN THOUSAND children and their teachers in 65 schools. Jacmel 4 Schools 1360 Les Cayes 14 Schools 3126 Fed Central Plateau 8 Schools 1090 Fed Cap Haitian 4 Schools 444 Fed Gonaives 14 Schools 1278 Fed Arcahaie 8 Schools 1365 Fed Port au Prince 8 Schools 1721 Fed Jeremie 4 Schools 544 Fed
  • 11. January 12, 2010--Our feeding program locations Earthquake
  • 12. How does life become right side up again?
    • There will be teams which will:
    • Bring emergency food, water, supplies
    • Supply medical care
    • Help keep order
    • Assist in rebuilding
    • Trinity/HOPE will provide meals at schools
  • 13.
    • Trinity/HOPE wants to be a part of making life
    Life is Upside Down Right Side UP Again
  • 14. Right side up is very different than ours--the Lutheran Church and School at Locaret, Haiti
  • 15. Even in the good times--The children and people are hungry
  • 16. Trinity/HOPE is there with a meal each day
  • 17. A meal of the children’s favorite foods…rice, beans and sauce
  • 18. The children give thanks for their food
  • 19. In Trinity/HOPE’s schools the children have a meal every day
  • 20. This meal is a lifeline to good physical, mental and spiritual health
  • 21. Your gifts will change children’s lives one bowl of beans and rice at a time. Trinity/HOPE 2366 Cairo Bend Road, Lebanon, TN 37087 615-449-2595 or 615-478-6773 [email_address] www.trinityhope.org
  • 22. How can I help?
    • Rejoice that God is in control and that all our people are safe
    • Pray for them—they are praying for you
    • Join Trinity/HOPE’s International Day of Prayer the First Monday of Each Month at 10:00am
    • Be a part of helping turn life right side up again with your gifts to Trinity/HOPE to provide a meal for children each day

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