Update On Haiti Unrest

2019-03-11T13:33:08-05:00February 20th, 2019|ALL BLOGS, Mission Trips|

Hi Friends! We have some important information to go over the latest happenings in Haiti. Before we dive into what those are, we do want to let you know that our children, staff, and volunteers are all safe!! So many of LOVE Takes Root caring volunteers, donors and sponsors have been asking how is everyone doing in Haiti. We are blessed to report everyone is safe and although no activities such as school, transportation, gas stations, markets have reopened, things are quiet in Jacmel. Volunteers are safe! LOVE Takes Root had a trip scheduled this week. A much awaited and prepared [...]

Thinking about a Service Trip?

2019-04-03T10:29:10-05:00October 3rd, 2018|ALL BLOGS, Mission Trips|

This is from a member of the August Service/Mission team.  I love the picliz too! My name is Julia Bobinet, I am a Junior at the University of Iowa studying nursing.  I was raised in the small town of Osage, Iowa.  I was given the opportunity to travel to Haiti with Love Takes Root in August.  This was my first time participating in an international service trip!  At first. I was a little nervous because I had never met my team members, let alone traveled outside of the country without my family.  When we arrived in Haiti our team gathered [...]