Posts by Jennifer Martin

April Impact Trip Day 6 – Blog Post by Torsten Brinkema – 4/7/17

About StaffSponsorshipImpact TripsHaitian ExchangeBlogs VideosWays to Help Jack Schneider Memorial FundPartners & FundersDonate April Impact Trip Day 6 – Blog Post by Torsten Brinkema – 4/7/17 Today we had an early wakeup call at 7:15. Breakfast was the usual; fruit, eggs, sausage, toast with spicy peanut butter, and a mystery fruit smoothie. Our adventurous part…

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April Impact Trip Day 5 – Blog Post by Jen Een – 4/6/17

About StaffSponsorshipImpact TripsHaitian ExchangeBlogs VideosWays to Help Jack Schneider Memorial FundPartners & FundersDonate April Impact Trip Day 5 – Blog Post by Jen Een – 4/6/17 El Novak rises above the specialness inherent in all children.  At 11-years old, she grasps a slice of ‘the big picture’ rarely seen by most young people their age.…

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April Impact Trip Day 4 – Blog Post by Julia Goldman – 4/5/17

About StaffSponsorshipImpact TripsHaitian ExchangeBlogs VideosWays to Help Jack Schneider Memorial FundPartners & FundersDonate April Impact Trip Day 4 – Blog Post by Julia Goldman – 4/5/17 This morning I was woken up to my lovely roommates yelling that I was late. At 7:45 we had our hardy breakfast of eggs, avocado, toast, and potatoes.  Leaving…

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April Impact Trip Day 5 – Blog Post by Juan Louis – 4/6/17

About StaffSponsorshipImpact TripsHaitian ExchangeBlogs VideosWays to Help Jack Schneider Memorial FundPartners & FundersDonate April Impact Trip Day 5 – Blog Post by Juan Louis – 4/6/17 Growing up in Haiti is always something that is hard. Sometimes if you don’t set a goal you might not have the courage to persevere, or there might be…

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April Impact Trip Day 3 – Blog Post by Rebecca Skoler – 4/4/17

About StaffSponsorshipImpact TripsHaitian ExchangeBlogs VideosWays to Help Jack Schneider Memorial FundPartners & FundersDonate April Impact Trip Day 3 – Blog Post by Rebecca Skoler – 4/4/17 City roads full of life, honking-horns, scooters, tap-taps (Haiti buses that are small, partially covered, colorfully painted pick-up trucks with people piled in and on them), adult pedestrians carrying…

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April Impact Trip Day 2 – Blog Post by Maree Hampton – 4/3/17

About StaffSponsorshipImpact TripsHaitian ExchangeBlogs VideosWays to Help Jack Schneider Memorial FundPartners & FundersDonate April Impact Trip Day 2 – Blog Post by Maree Hampton – 4/3/17 “A mind that is stretched by a new experience can never go back to its old dimensions.” This quote by Oliver Wendall Holmes was shared with the International Sports…

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April Impact Trip DAY 2 – Blog Post by Sam Stovitz – 4/3/17

About StaffSponsorshipImpact TripsHaitian ExchangeBlogs VideosWays to Help Jack Schneider Memorial FundPartners & FundersDonate April Impact Trip DAY 2 – Blog Post by Sam Stovitz – 4/3/17 Today was our first full day in Haiti. We woke up, had breakfast, and then took a bus into Port-Au-Prince. In Port-Au-Prince we went to the national museum and…

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April Impact Trip Day 2 – Blog Post by Derrick White – 4/3/17

About StaffSponsorshipImpact TripsHaitian ExchangeBlogs VideosWays to Help Jack Schneider Memorial FundPartners & FundersDonate April Impact Trip Day 2 – Blog Post by Derrick White – 4/3/17 We started the day with a visit to the Musee du Pantheon National Haitian. I appreciated that the Haitian Initiative begins its week by exploring the country’s history. The…

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