Building Homes in Haiti, a Gettysburg Couple’s Philanthropic Inspiration (Press Release)
One couple’s quiet compassion for the poor has captured the hearts of their family and friends in the close-knit community of Gettysburg, Pa.
2016 Event News
Fifteen Families in Haiti to Get Homes, Thanks to Gettysburg Man (Press Release)
Proceeds from the Homes For Haiti event will be used to support Food For The Poor’s housing program in Gressier, Haiti, for Alpha Village residents. The funds will provide sturdy, concrete homes with water and sanitation components, along with solar-powered light kits.
Life-Transforming Trip Inspires Gettysburg Man to Build Homes in Haiti (Press Release)
A Gettysburg, Pa., couple, Stephanie and Frank Bender, are private people with a philanthropic spirit. For a decade, they have quietly donated to Food For The Poor. But it was a mission trip to Haiti last December that made a lasting impression on the heart and mind of Frank Bender.
See 2015 Homes For Haiti’s mission trip photos on Facebook
The first annual Homes For Haiti dinner was conceptualized after Food For The Poor’s donor Frank Bender went on a mission trip to Haiti in December 2015. On this trip, Frank and other travelers saw the desperate need of the people of Haiti.