Posts by Elli Oswald
“30,000 Haitian kids live in private orphanages. Officials want to shutter them and reunite families.” This was the headline of an Associated Press article published this summer in over 600 media outlets around the U.S.. It shares how Haiti’s orphanages and children’s homes have long served as a band-aid to more complex problems, such as extreme poverty and lack of access to quality education.
How we help vulnerable children makes a world of difference. How can we support the care of children in ways that strengthen families, churches, and communities?