Let’s not forget Haiti – H.O.P.E. project launches in 2018

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November 10, 2017 – She is not Haitian but her love for Haiti knows no bounds. Allison Harvey is the founder of H.O.P.E. Crossing Borders, an organization dedicated to empowering the women and uplifting the communities of Haiti. Allison Harvey was born in Trinidad, raised and currently resides in Toronto, Canada. Her personal mission is to see Haiti restored to its grandeur and become a vibrant jewel as it once was. H.O.P.E Crossing Borders is empowering women in Haiti through a Pilot Project launching in 2018 called Rags to Pads

H.O.P.E. Project Rags to Pads
Millions girls and women cannot afford sanitary pads every month, and with the lack of water creating unsanitary conditions – women are forced to use dirty pieces of cloth-which in itself can cause health issues and disease. Their lack of access to sanitary pads also restricts their ability to attend school and to work (if they are fortunate to have employment).

Hope Crossing Borders will be purchasing equipment that will manufacture a crucial but expensive commodity in Haiti, sanitary pads. This project will not only create employment for some of the neediest women, it will also provide education and enhance the ability for Haitian women to provide their families with a better quality of life and positively impact their entire community.

To learn more and follow us on this journey visit www.hopecrossingborders.com

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Brad Bennett

Brad Bennett

Brad grew up in a small town in northern Iowa. He studied chemistry in college, graduated, and married his wife one month later. They were then blessed with two baby boys within the first four years of marriage. Having babies gave their family a desire to return to the old paths – to nourish their family with traditional, homegrown foods; rid their home of toxic chemicals and petroleum products; and give their boys a chance to know a simple, sustainable way of life. They are currently building a homestead from scratch on two little acres in central Texas. There’s a lot to be done to become somewhat self-sufficient, but they are debt-free and get to spend their days living this simple, good life together with their five young children.
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