ARCF Is Changing The Life Of Those With No Hope
One Classroom at a Time !
Many Haitian parents who live in poverty, are unable to feed their children, so with broken hearts, they give them away to more affluent families, hoping that their child will live in better conditions, and obtain an education. But, with few exceptions, these children work as domestic servants, working in the homes of their “masters” from early morning till night. Many of them are not permitted to go to school and are exposed to domestic and sexual violence.
It’s 300,000 children with names, families hope and dreams. When confronted with the reality, we must respond. This is not someone else’s crisis…it’s all of ours. That’s why our key investment is in the children themselves. These children possess stunning resilience and untapped intelligence and creativity. These are the harsh, life-and-death issues that have brought these children to At Risk school program with benefits they may never otherwise receive.
This video content is by Press TV Documentaries that we hope will raise the awareness about child in domestic servitude in Haiti, and spread the word . We would like to thank the Press TV Documentaries for allowing us to use real photos for the website presentation, and info from their documentaries.
For the last 15 years, At Risk Children Foundation has provided educational, and cultural solutions as a key to help end extreme poverty in Haiti. Our School Ministry Program is focusing on empowering, and educating youth, by providing them with the resources they need to succeed.
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Post hurricane Matthew – As in most disasters, the children suffer the most. Our children in Custine, Cavaillon, southwest Haiti were in a very precarious situation. Schools were completely destroyed, some lost their homes, and all that is familiar to them.
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