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Be inspired by stories of reckless faith from around the world. These stories encourage us to keep going, to never give up, until every child is known and loved.
AllHaitiInspirational LivingStories

Reacting Positively

On August 14th, a magnitude 7.2 earthquake struck Haiti about 80 miles west of Back2Back’s campus and partnering children’s homes. No structural damage was present as a result of the earthquake, but staff and children did feel the effects, even 80 miles away. In response to the earthquake, and how the children might be feeling… Read more


AllHaitiInspirational LivingStories

Seeing a Need, Rising to Meet It

Kerby Abelard, the Facilities and Construction Manager for Back2Back Haiti’s site, stood outside the property on a hot, sunny day. As he stood still to rest for a moment, he noticed a small group of women walking. They carried large water jugs with them, empty as they moved from Canaan (the property across from Back2Back’s… Read more


AllHaitiInspirational LivingStaff Stories

An Exciting Haiti Announcement

Back2Back Haiti recently made an exciting announcement! Jimmy Francois, long-time staff member with Back2Back, was named the Site Director! Jimmy’s longevity with the organization and the dedication with which he has served the vulnerable child in Haiti made him a natural choice. Recently, Jimmy shared his feelings about accepting this new role. “Thank you for… Read more


AllHope ProgramInspirational LivingMexicoStories

“God is Not Distant.”

“By going to church and learning more there, I’ve come to realize God is not distant. He wants an intimate relationship with me, and I want to show my desire to be part of that relationship with Him,” a 18-year old Hope Education Program student shared vulnerably. A large crowd gathered beneath a palapa on… Read more


AllInspirational LivingMexicoStories

A Once Familiar Place

Samuel* walked around behind David* in the new space. “This will be your room, this is the living room . . .” David pointed each room out as they walked through the family-style apartment. Samuel arrived for the tour feeling defeated and frustrated. He lived at Rancho prior to entering  the Hope Education Program, where… Read more


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Now He Can

At the age of 13, Manuel* moved into Rancho de los Niños Children’s Home. He arrived at the home with intellectual disabilities and had difficulty walking. During his time there, Manuel received physical therapy and at 17-years old, walked on his own. This was a testament to effective and consistent therapy and safe care. Once… Read more


AllHaitiInspirational LivingPartner Children's HomeStories

Seeing Everything Through Younger Eyes

Change and growth are inevitable parts of life. When partnering children’s homes welcome vulnerable children, they are hopeful for both change and growth. Recently, a partnering children’s home in Haiti experienced significant change. Three of the older boys entered the Hope Education Program and moved to a new space, with new faces. Around the same… Read more




AllInspirational LivingMexicoPartner Children's HomeStories

Empowered Caregivers Empower Children

Children are empowered when caregivers  lead by example, and model making needed change. This  is vital to providing care for vulnerable populations. It teaches taking initiative and having ownership over their lives.  Recently, sponsorship funds empowered caregivers at Rancho del Rey Children’s Home to lead exercise classes everyday after school. Together, they train in calisthenics,… Read more


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