AMERICA/HAITI - 20 months after the earthquake: new schools, educational and nutritional centers

Friday, 27 April 2012

Port-au-Prince (Agenzia Fides) - Education, healthcare and work, so that Haiti starts again with its resources from the dignity of the person. After the 2010 earthquake, the Association of Volunteers for the International Service (AVIS) in 20 months has completed 16 structures renovated or built: 9 schools, an educational center, 5 feeding centers, craft workshops, including a restaurant community. A work made possible thanks to a staff of about 180 people, in difficult and often extreme conditions and with the help of the friends of AVIS, of private and institutional donors, network, of supporters at a distance and AVIS Point volunteers. (AP) (Agenzia Fides 27/4/2012)