• The Positive Vibrations Foundation stands with KANPE

    July 23, 2018

    Last weekend, Baille Tourible was celebrating! Thanks to the incredible generosity of the Positive Vibrations Foundation, 70 new instruments were sent for the band. Happiness was read in the eyes of young people and music professor Jean Germain Duvelsaint. Thanks from the bottom of our heart to the Positive Vibrations Foundation, Benjamin Faulks and Dr.

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  • Thank you to Partners In Health for their welcome

    July 18, 2018

    Thanks again to Partners In Health for receiving us yesterday at their headquarters (Boston)! From left to right: Win Butler (Arcade Fire), Dre Fanette Nicolas (Doctor at the medical clinic of Baille Tourible), Fernet Léandre (Program Director, Zanmi Lasante), Isabelle Thibault (Executive Director, KANPE), our co-founder Régine Chassagne (Arcade Fire), John Malcolm (Chief Development Officer,

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  • Leadership: third harvest of beans by the young of the marching band

    July 13, 2018

    For their annual harvest, the young people of Baille Tourible’s marching band picked over 176 pounds (80 kg) of black beans! Almost 3 times more than last year. A very big congrats to them. In 2017, thanks to the teaching at the summer camp, they took the initiative, as a group, to cultivate black beans

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  • KANPE presented its work at the University of Notre Dame in Indiana

    June 12, 2018

    Earlier this month, our Programm Director Fritz Louis traveled to University of Notre Dame in Indiana to present KANPE’s work. Fritz is a graduate from Notre-Dame. HERE is a beautiful article that summarizes this meeting. Thank you to Notre Dame Alumni Association for the warm welcome!

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  • KANPE was at C2 Montreal 2018

    May 25, 2018

    Yesterday KANPE was C2 Montréal for the workshop “Design Thinking for humanity” with The Humanos Institute and Talsom. You couldn’t have been there? Diane Bérard, journalist at Les Affaires, was present and shared her experience! To read the article, please click HERE. You want to participate in the project to set up a cooperative for

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  • Haitian Flag Day in Baille Tourible

    May 22, 2018

    We start the week with pictures of the Haitian Flag Day in Baille Tourible. The festivities for this traditional haitian holiday were held last Sunday.

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  • From Hudson’s Bay to Haiti

    March 22, 2018

    Purchase your ticket for Hudson’s Bay Giving Day and get an exclusive 10-to-20%[1] discount valid April 6 only at all Hudson’s Bay stores across Canada or at thebay.com. All proceeds from these ticket sales will be donated to the KANPE Foundation for its work in Haiti. So it’s totally win-win ! I want my ticket ! How does

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  • Young people develop projects in agriculture

    March 16, 2018

    Every week, young people from Baille Tourible work on their projects in Agriculture: Secondary school students from the Baille Tourible school continue to take care of their nursery. Some seedlings, like papaya, are ready to be planted. The young people of the marching band started to prepare the new ground they were given to plant

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  • International Women’s Day

    March 8, 2018

    ” It is difficult, when one photographs them, not to perceive the pride of the women of Baille Tourible; it emerges as much from their eyes as from their way of standing upright, hands on hips (in a “Superman” kind-of posture). These women are perfectly aware of their strength of character, and they are not

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  • Construction of a granary and a silo for the community

    March 1, 2018

    In February, with the collaboration of our partner Mouvement Paysan Papaye (MPP) and the financial support of the Roncalli Foundation, construction began on a granary and silo for the drying and storage of grain. This project will enable the community to be better equipped and less vulnerable in the case of epidemics or bad weather. In

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