1. What is it that
Faith Church is doing in Haiti? ----- We are partnering with Global Orphan
Project to sponsor an orphanage in the village of Marmelade Haiti.
2. Who is Global Orphan
Project? ---- Global Orphan Project is a non profit organization that provides
care for at-risk children in numerous countries throughout the Caribbean,
Africa, India, Middle East and even the United States. They are
a "first in class" organization in the field of orphan
care. 100% of our donations go directly to the orphans at Marmelade.
3. Why are we sponsoring an
orphanage in Haiti? ---- The best answer to this is in James
1:27...."Religion that is pure and undefiled before God the Father is
this: to look after widows and orphans in their distress....."4. How many children are at
the Marmelade Orphanage? ---- There are 23 orphans at Marmelade. We
are also sponsoring six students at Transitions Academy. Transitions
Academy is where children can go after they age out of the orphanage at
age 18. It is similar to a two-year trade school.
5. How much does it cost to
sponsor a child? ---- $50 per month or $600 per year.
6. What does that
cover? ---- Food, lodging, education, various school supplies and some
very basic medical care.
6. How do we sign
up? ---- You can sign up at the Info Center on Sundays or on-line.