To elevate the level of primary healthcare in the community of Limonade, Haiti and the surrounding area.
What is a Konbit?
There is not a word in English that is similar to the Creole word “Konbit.” The closest definition may be “cooperative” or “working together.” Konbit has been explained as an old fashioned barn raising where everyone comes together for one common purpose.
Where We Work
Limonade is an agricultural community of approximately 50,000 people in the Northern Department of Haiti south of Cap Haitien which is the second largest city in Haiti. Konbit Lasante pou Limonad, Inc. (Working Together for Health in Limonade) is a 501(c) 3 organization that was established in Columbus, Indiana in 2006.
As many are aware, Haiti is in dire straits right now. With Fiona passing, rain is becoming heavier in the north along with wind. The political crisis and street protests are ongoing. The CPI team provided food to our client families about 10 days ago. Water is difficult to access ... Read More
*To protect requested privacy, the faces in the photo below have been blurred*
We were excited to recently receive another update from Children's Place International. The first set of attached photos in this post are before and after photos from a well project that was completed for a client family in ... Read More