Author: Kathy Engholm

New Photos from Etienne

Etienne shared these photos with us, showing some of his activities over the last few days. below: Today Etienne addressed government and community leaders regarding water needs. left: Helicopter pilot waits with a patient who was flown to the Cayes hospital. She suffered broken bones in the earthquake and had to wait…

Haiti Ap Grandi in the News

The Lake Oswego Review newspaper published an article on August 31 about the earthquake aftermath and relief efforts based on an interview with Jim Shaw, one of our Directors. It describes how Haiti Ap Grandi, two churches in the Lake Oswego area, Reciprocal Ministries International, and Etienne’s Passion for Haiti organization are…

Earthquake Update 8/22/21

This information was relayed to Jim by Etienne in a phone call on Aug 24. Etienne is traveling all over helping wherever he is needed. Working yesterday with an organization that has a helicopter, they rescued 23 injured people from a mountain village on Pik Macaya*, the second-highest mountain in Haiti. 18…

Earthquake Update 8/17/2021

Excerpts from Reciprocal Ministries International’s Facebook Page: The destruction is widespread on the entire southern peninsula. No community was spared clear out to the farthest tip of the island. There are many landslides across the road that leads into the mountains to go to the other coast as well as the main road…