End of Year Kids

A Letter from D2C Executive Director Kristin O’Connell

Dear D2C Family,  As 2018 comes to a close, we at D2C feel extremely grateful for the achievements and growth that we have experienced over the past year. Some of these accomplishments include: Expansion of the After School Tutoring Program Initiation of the D2C Education Access Project in partnership with a community school Development and […]

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School Grant Awarded!

Devoted to Children is thrilled to announce that we have been awarded over $30,000 from the Virginia Wellington Cabot Foundation for our emerging Education Access Project! This project is closely aligned with our New School Program. D2C is enormously grateful for the VWCF’s generosity and their confidence in our organizations’ efforts to continue supporting the […]

Contextualizing Chaos

The thumping of bottles and footsteps blended together as the soundtrack of Haiti’s most recent political unrest. From July 6th to July 12th, 2018, Haiti was engulfed in street riots. The  president announced a sharp increase of 38% on gasoline, 47% increase on diesel, and 51% on kerosene (used to light homes). According to the […]

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Introducing Our New Director

A new In-Country Director has joined the Devoted to Children family! In the middle of our April Seva trip (with the largest group of volunteers we’ve ever had!), we introduced our new director, Isha, to the D2C Family Home and community projects. Isha is a college graduate who has kickstarted several of her own community-based […]

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‘SUP dude Haiti

As our kids grow, every day we see them shed old skins – fears, habits, vulnerability – and blossom into young adults with optimistic and thoughtful outlooks that we couldn’t have imagined when we brought them into the D2C home 6 years ago. Our oldest boy, Fednel, 17, is coming to a point where his future […]