Category - Community Development

WHEREVER you have deep, pervasive poverty – on the level we see daily in Nicaragua – you can be sure malnutrition also figures into the equation. Honestly, using a bland, technical word like “malnutrition” somehow removes the raw, human, factor from its harsh reality. See, unless you have actually experienced it in your OWN body, …

Helping Those That Can’t Help Themselves Did something terrible ever happen in your life that caused you to never want to return to a certain town because it was the place where the horrible tragedy occurred? What if you were forced to go back? Could you imagine having to deal with those same emotions and …

Building a Sustainable Community in Kadwa, Haiti Food is difficult to come by, and clean water is not available without walking many miles. Their housing is sub-standard and unfit for human habitation. Many of the people in the village farm, but due to their remote location, most of what they raise they keep for themselves, …

King’s Ransom has helped the people of Haiti since 2010 when they were hit with a horrific earthquake, and we are not stopping now!   Kadwa is a small village of about 2,000 people located in the lush region of central Haiti. Isolated by distance, mountainous terrain, and lack of vehicles, the people of this …