The Story of HELP on Film

August 21, 2014

We’re very pleased to share HELP’s latest video, documenting the mission and methods of the program, and the stories of some of our students and alums. We hope you enjoy it!

Artists for Haiti Showcases Students’ Stories

Artists for Haiti profiles three students

February 14, 2014

Many thanks to Artists for Haiti for their generous support, Cine Institute for their production work, and Fegens, Maureen, and Pierre-Charles for sharing their stories!

HELP Featured in Kristof Op-Ed

List of holiday gifts that make a difference

December 20, 2013

We are honored to be included in Nicholas Kristof’s annual holiday giving guide in his latest New York Times column. It was a pleasure to welcome Mr. Kristof to the HELP Student Center last week and to introduce him to our extraordinary students who are proving that “education is the best escalator out of poverty.”

Gingerbread Houses are Earthquake Survivors

HELP's Role Featured in WSJ Article

May 3, 2011

Marisa Mazria Katz’s April 28 article showcases the beauty and resilience of Haiti’s historic Gingerbread houses. She also document’s HELP’s role in launching a movement around these houses, which are an important part of Haiti’s cultural heritage.

Haitian Universities a Lesson in Hard Knocks

Quote from HELP Executive Director

January 5, 2011

Toronto Star writer Catherine Porter spoke with HELP’s Conor Bohan about the state of Haiti’s universities. Her December 2010 article gives an in-depth look at the higher education system, and its progress and challenges since the January 2010 earthquake.