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Student Engineers with a Mission Empower Through Solar Power

Only about one quarter of Haitians have access to power through a weak and unreliable national power grid that was damaged heavily in the earthquake of 2010. Most Haitian businesses rely on generators for their power, which are costly to purchase and operate with the high cost of fuel. Baylor University Senior Lecturer Brian Thomas […]

Project Restoration Haiti

On May 31, at only 21 years of age, Ben Schweiger traveled to Haiti to embark upon a 10-week trip that he hopes will be the start of a much larger, perhaps lifelong effort aimed at restoring the coral reef along the Haitian coast and assisting in the development of environmentally sustainable tourism in Haiti. […]

Haiti Short Term Adult Mission Trip

The first week of February saw North Way’s Haiti Mission team make the trek from Pittsburgh to the Joshua House in Haiti. Bearing gifts from several congregations throughout Pittsburgh, the team arrived ready and eager to serve. The first few days were spent with the children in the IDADEE and EBAC orphanages, where the team […]

Pitt players on a mission to Haiti

By Heather Dinich While Clemson coach Dabo Swinney has come under scrutiny recently for his intertwining of faith and football, Pitt quarterback Chad Voytik and 20 other Pitt athletes are on a mission to share their Christianity. Pitt quarterback Chad Voytik and seven of his teammates are headed to Haiti on a mission trip. Voytik, […]

The child I sent was not the same child that came back!

Truer words have never been spoken.  Bruce Allison with North Park Church in Gibsonia, PA, along with 2 other adults led a team of 10 high school juniors and seniors from their student ministry into Cap Haitien, Haiti and stayed at the Joshua House.  Upon their return, a parent noticed right away that the trip […]

New teams, new concrete, new flights

New for teams traveling to Haiti—New concrete, new runways, new airport, new flights and new surroundings in Cap Haitian!! Teams can travel in one day to Cap, with no overnight stay when flying through Maimi. Round trip flights start as low as $600.00. Book your trip for this summer now through American Airlines.  Updates to the […]

Oh the places you can go

December 2014 through March of 2015 was a busy time for the Joshua House, Haiti—over 144 missionaries traveled, served, raced for Team Tassy, taught and labored in Cap Haitian and the surrounding areas.  Can you picture yourself here over the summer and beyond!?! Upcoming opportunities in Cap Haitian including but not limited to the 3 […]

Changes and upgrades to the Joshua House and surrounding IDADEE

A lot of changes and upgrades to the Joshua house and the surrounding area occurred over the winter: the addition of a beautiful sign for the Joshua House and even more exciting; latrines and water wells now exist for area residents. With the help of funding through the Pittsburgh Kids Foundation and other generous donors, […]

Marriage Encounter/Golf Outing in September

Tom Usher stood as our Honorary Chairperson for the Joshua Foundation golf/marriage interlude in September.  Tom and his wife Sandy’s marriage, their faith, and their commitment to those in need made them the perfect choice for the honor. Fourteen couples attended the weekend of fellowship and golf but mostly as an investment in their marriages. […]