Learn More About Haiti


Feed My Starving Children
Healing Haiti – FMSC blog (Incarnation’s trips)
Apparent Project
Healing Haiti (sponsorship opportunities, etc.)

Articles about “where the money went” and other interesting post-earthquake information

“Five Years After Haiti’s Earthquake, Where Did the $13.5 Billon Go?”
“What Does Haiti Have to Show for $13 Billion in Earthquake Aid?”
“Local Woman Helps Build Library in Haiti”
“On a Firm Foundation” (Compassion International’s role in Haiti, post-earthquake)
“The Day Haiti was Shaken” (written by a Haitian-born, FMSC employee)
“Scrooges of the World Begone!”
“Faith & Hope 5 Years After Haiti Earthquake”

Books about or related to Haiti

The Big Truck That Went By – How the World Came to Save Haiti and Left a Disaster Behind, Jonathan M. Katz
Haiti: The Aftershocks of History, Laurent Dubois
Haiti, The Tumultuous History-From Pearl of the Caribbean to Broken Nation, Phillipe Girard
Why The Cocks Fight:  Dominicans, Haitians, and the Struggle for Hispaniola, Michele Wuckers
Mountains Beyond Mountains, Tracy Kidder
On That Day Everybody Ate: One Woman’s Story of Hope and Possibility in Haiti, Margaret Trost
Lydia Bailey, Kenneth Roberts
From Columbus to Castro: The History of the Caribbean 1492-1996, Eric Williams
When Helping Hurts, How to Alleviate Poverty without Hurting the Poor….And Yourself, Steve Corbett and Brian Fikkert

Books to use when talking about Haiti with children

Haiti-Enchantment of the World, Second Series, Nel Yomtov
Countries around the World – Haiti, Elizabeth Raum