• International Women’s Day

    March 8, 2019

    Cleremise Jean-Gilles is from Baille Tourible. Until 2014 this former midwife practiced in the surrounding localities. If it is impossible for her to remember all the births she has witnessed, some births have remained etched in her memory. That of Fanette Nicolas is one of them, but she did not imagine that little Fanette would

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  • News from Haiti

    March 4, 2019

    A few weeks ago, we gave you news on the situation in Haiti. Since then, anti-government protests and clashes have faded. In Baille Tourible, the repercussions from the unrest dissipated with the removal of roadblocks: this allowed the public school to reopen and the teachers to return. Additionally, all of the health staff have been

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  • 400 public school students receive school supplies and teaching materials

    February 28, 2019

    Last November, on the occasion of Giving Tuesday, we asked for your support for the purchase of school supplies for the 400 children of the Baille Tourible public school. The goal was to provide school bags, scissors, rulers, colored pencils, notebooks, erasers, geometry instruments, pens. Thanks to your donations and that of a great donor,

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  • Positive Vibrations Foundation continues marching band support

    February 26, 2019

    During the Krewe du Kanaval celebrations in New Orleans’ Congo Square, Monique Pyle, Managing Director of Positive Vibrations Foundation, publicly announced that her foundation will pay for Jean Germain Duvelsaint’s salary for two years. Jean Germain Duvelsaint, known as ‘Maestro’, has been the music teacher of the Baille Tourible marching band since its establishment in

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  • Krewe du Kanaval stands with KANPE

    February 25, 2019

    Last week was the second edition of Krewe Kanaval in Louis Armstrong Park at Congo Square in New Orleans highlighted by a celebratory procession. This included the coronation of Krewe du Kanaval’s King and Queen, DJ Jubilee and Chef Leah Chase, and featured performances by: Boukman Eksperyans of Haiti The Preservation Hall Collective Northside Skull

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  • Actualités KANPE

    A message about the situation in Haiti

    February 15, 2019

    Hello, For more than a week, anti-government protests and clashes have been taking place in Haiti’s main cities, paralyzing the entire country. Due to its geographical isolation in the mountains, the community we support in Baille Tourible is far from the tensions observed and is not in danger. Nevertheless, the repercussions of this movement of protest

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  • Celebrate Mardi Gras with Win Butler and Régine Chassagne and support KANPE

    January 19, 2019

    We are thrilled to announce a unique fundraising campaign with Arcade Fire’s Régine Chassagne and Win Butler in partnership with Omaze. Each donation will support KANPE’s mission in Haiti. From February 21-23, you and a friend could be Win and Régine’s special guests for their Krewe du Kanaval event, a joyful celebration of the deep

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  • Jwaye Nowel ! Bòn Fèt !

    December 21, 2018

    Happy New Year’s to all! In 2018, your support has enabled the realization of wonderful projects for the community of Baille Tourible: Agriculture and Entrepreneurship – The construction of three silos, a dryer and a granary, the establishment of a small nursery of fruit trees, a reforestation campaign to fight against deforestation, the accompaniment of

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  • Giving Tuesday for KANPE

    November 27, 2018

    Help us raise CAN $ 4,760 to purchase school supplies to the 400 children enrolled at the national primary school of Baille Tourible in Haiti: school bags, scissors, rulers, colored pencils, notebooks, erasers, geometry instruments, and pens. To donate: https://bit.ly/2i5RA8p

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  • International day for the eradication of poverty

    October 17, 2018

    Today is the International day for the eradication of poverty. In Haiti, 59% of the population lives below the absolute poverty line of $ 2.41 per day (World Bank). KANPE brings support to some of the most vulnerable families in Haiti to help them achieve financial autonomy, so that they can “stand up”, through its

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