1. Higher Ed with Haiti

The strong media response to the January 2010 earthquake in Haiti brought global attention to the destitution of the small country 750 miles from the United States.  Like many others in the United States, the earthquake left students,...

2. Port au Prince, Haiti

Piled into the back of a truck with stacks of timber, pre-fab walls, and buckets of nails, we headed off to Kolofé, one of hundreds of IDP camps that have sprung up in Port au Prince. Every square foot of open earth in the capital is now...

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First Haiti Compact trip for EMU!

A team of students and staff from Eastern Michigan University engaged in their first alternative break experience to Haiti during the first week of May 2014. The team worked and met with Na Sonje, Mennonite...

First Haiti Compact team from Middlebury...

Middlebury College sent their first alternative breaks team to Haiti at the beginning of February 2014 to partner with AMURTEL in Anse a Pitre, Haiti. The team was able to plant around 100 merengue trees as...

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Haiti has struggled with the woes of slavery, corrupt government, and a lack of efficient and effective infrastructure. The Haitians are facing gigantic odds in the world of sustainable development and...

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About the Haiti Compact

about us image The primary goal of the Haiti Compact is to engage US campuses in effective, responsible, and sustainable service work in and for post-earthquake Haiti through 2015, ensuring consistent and mutually beneficial support.

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