December 1, 2017

When Thierry Prinston meets us for the photo shoot, he exudes confidence and enthusiasm. Carrying a professional camera bag and sun reflector, he greets us warmly in clear English and jumps into our plans for the day.

‘Where did Thierry go to school for photography? How...

November 21, 2017

This past weekend some of the Espere team was able to load up on three motorcycles and head out to visit some of the families in the Special Needs Program.

We hopped on our moto's and took off at 9:30. After two long hours navigating the crazy Haiti traffic we finally a...

November 20, 2017

"When I live with my mom, my mom shows me a lot of love, a lot of affection," Sondy says. "When I'm with my mom, I have everything. When I was in the orphanage I didn't have anything."

At Espere, we find ourselves on the front lines of this orphanage crisis.

We stare int...

November 13, 2017

Happy World Kindness Day!! How have you celebrated? Maybe you said thank you to the custodian you always pass in the halls. Maybe you took an extra minute to really listen to the answer when you asked someone how there are doing.

Lady Gaga, a champion for mental health...

November 7, 2017

“You shouldn’t go down to the main office any time soon, Ms. Childs”

“Why not?”

“Because there’s a mom down there who says she wants to kick your head in”

Erika Childs Charles remembered during a discussion with the Espere team about the importance - and dangers - of repo...

October 28, 2017

Taz Spady is the artist behind Espere’s Christmas cards. He is a Haitian based graphic designer who has loved art from an early age. When he was in grade school he discovered his passion by drawing and practicing with friends at school and on vacations.

In 2011 at a fes...

October 20, 2017

Before you do anything else, go look at Espere's photo album of our work after Hurricane Matthew here: A picture is worth a thousand words, and we've got an album!

A year ago this month the southern coast of Haiti was devastat...

October 13, 2017