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Haiti Trip Update

Here’s a quick update on my Haiti trip: I want to thank everyone who has supported my trip so far. Your prayers and donations are so appreciated! I’ve raised enough money to cover all of my expenses as well as purchase some knitting supplies to take with me. I think I will even have extra to donate to The Apparent Project. A lot of people have asked about my travel details. I will be leaving Eugene on August 7 th and will be in Haiti until August 30 th . That gives me just over three weeks of time in Haiti. I've  been spending lots of time doing things like working on lesson plans for knitting classes, learning a few words in Haitian Creole, and reading up about the culture, getting vaccines, purchasing traveler’s insurance, sorting out yarn donations and communicating with Shelley at The Apparent Project about the trip. I've  received more than two boxes full of yarn donations and was contacted this week by a company that is sending two more! A ministry call