Tag: Haiti

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year! 2017-2018

by olph_orphanage

It will be Christmas in a few days.  My kids and I are very pleased to take this opportunity to wish you Merry Christmas and Happy New Year. May Emmanuel bless you, your family and everything that you are undertaking! Let us pray for each other! Father Andre Sylvestre Here are some overview pictures of the…



Construction started -update from Fr. Andre – 12/23/13

by olph_orphanage

Dear friends, I am very pleased to take this opportunity to inform you that the construction of the orphanage is finally started. The engineers made the first steps on December 7 and they came back on December 18 with another engineer topographer to complete the studies of the site for the construction of the orphanage.…



Priest: a most unforgettable character

  “The Most Unforgettable Character,” was the theme of a series of articles in Readers Digest, the monthly, American family magazine and for many years the best-selling consumer magazine in the United States. Readers submitted short stories about individuals who had left a lasting impression and were, “Ordinary people who achieved extraordinary things,” many in…



An Initiative to Share Affection

The Hazen family visited the children of OLPH Orphanage on a “trip of affection.” The family was led by, student, Mary Hazen, and their main goal was to shower the orphans with love and attention. They played games, shared snacks, and sang songs with the children. Through the trip they experienced the power of human connection that…