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Update on our young friend Ducene

Return2Haiti – Child Emergency Plea Time is of critical importance for a boy named Discerne (Duce`ne)     by Cynthia & Pierre Balthazar (co-founders of Return To Haiti) December 2018   Ducene is a teenage boy who lives in Haiti, whose health and poverty has kept him out of school all of his life. Over


It's Giving Tuesday and beyond!  R2H has been helping in Haiti since 2010, when the devastating earthquake hit.  We are now beginning to take bigger steps to further sustainability in the village of Belle Anse, Haiti. Co-Founders Pierre and Cynthia Balthazar live in Lansing, MI and travel to Haiti several times a year.  Their work

Medical Assessment Team And Rocket Stove Man

Our January 2018 Rocket Stove and Medical Assessment Group: Pierre & Cindy Balthazar - board members, co-organizers of R2H Dr. Virginia (Ginny) Nelson M.D., from Ann Arbor, MI Alina Cushing - Nurse, from Fairbanks, Alaska Margaret (Maggie) Bassett - Professor of Nursing, from Christiansburg, VA, Jack Slaggert - Rocket Stove Genius, from Bear Lake, MI 

Help Create Sustainable Farming – Coffee & Cacao Farmers –

Return2Haiti is creating a Coffee Farmers’ Association in the Greater Belle Anse Region. The farmers will work with trained agronomists to learn Fair Trade Coffee Practices. Return2Haiti will be responsible for paying the agronomist for the first 2 years and support the farmers in regenerating the coffee industry through: Planting new coffee seedlings and shade

French & French Creole Books For Library

French Books Needed For Library and Classroom Goal - 2017 Cost - $1,000 We are looking for French and French Creole books for our preschool and library. What kind of books? Children’s books, adolescent novels, biographies, history, agricultural, texts and how to books.

Return2Haiti Joins Iron Chef Tamara Young & Friend’s of Ann Arbor Fundraiser

On April 28, 2017, friends, Marlyse Baptista and Roger Morey, hosted Return2Haiti's Iron Chef Ann Arbor Friends Fundraiser. They opened their home to over 40 guests, Iron Chef Tamara Young from Great Lakes Chef ( ) in Milford, MI and Alexis Cook, from Espresso Royale (2603 Plymouth Rd., Ann Arbor, MI site), in support

April 2017 Brings Awareness and Fundraisers

Two events highlighted the month of April for Return2Haiti...on April 8, Pierre, Cindy and Janice attended the University of Michigan-sponsored event “Pandemic! Contagious Crises from AIDS to Zika” that featured Dr. Paul Farmer, founder of Partners in Health and a hospital in the Central Plateau of Haiti. After his talk, we were able to meet