Haiti Workcamp, Oct. 2009

Photos from the second Haiti Workcamp sponsored jointly by Brethren Disaster Ministries and the Church of the Brethren mission in Haiti. The group rebuilt homes destroyed in the four hurricanes and tropical storms that hit Haiti last year. The workcamp took place from Oct. 24-Nov. 1, 2009. Brethren Disaster Ministries executive director Roy Winter provided the photographs. Click on any thumbnail below to see enlarged images and to read captions.


News homes are built in Haiti
News homes are built in Haiti

New homes receive a coat of paint
New homes receive a coat of paint

Workcampers install electricity
Workcampers install electricity

"Hot work"
"Hot work"

Working together in partnership
Working together in partnership

A joyful attitude
A joyful attitude

Enjoying time with children
Enjoying time with children

A family in front of their temporary home
A family in front of their temporary home

The same family in front of their new house
The same family in front of their new house

Dancing for joy
Dancing for joy

A marketplace for recipients of microloans
A marketplace for recipients of microloans

A new church built in Haiti
A new church built in Haiti

Workcampers visit Cap-Haitien church
Workcampers visit Cap-Haitien church

People gather at Cap-Haitien church
People gather at Cap-Haitien church

A close up of the church sign
A close up of the church sign


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