Back @ Share Hope (Day 10 of 11)

Our final full day in Port-Au-Prince was spent back at Share Hope, working with the classes we had met the other day. All of the students we met had come back, and they were incredibly excited to be able to meet our team and speak with us again. One of the students even gave us…

Wahoo Bay (Day 9 of 11)

Today we took a break from exploring Port-Au-Prince, and teaching English, and took the opportunity to travel up the coast to spend the day at Wahoo Bay. This was meant to be an opportunity to relax, kick-back, and take in the natural beauty that Haiti had to offer. From the rooftops of Port-Au-Prince, glimpses of Haiti’s…

Exploring A Haitian Hospital (Day 5 of 11):

Today we explored Hopital Bernard Mevs, a local hospital in Port-Au-Prince, run in partnership with Project Medishare. Bernard Mevs, is one of the top hospitals in the country currently, and while they might not be the prettiest, they do incredibly good work with every patient that walks through their doors. Based in downtown Port-Au-Prince, Bernard…

A Day To Look Back (Day 2 of 11):

The Musée du Panthéon National Haïtien: This morning we were able to explore more of Haiti’s history, as we went to The Musée du Panthéon National Haïtien – it was incredibly humbling, to see all the country has been through. The tour lead us through seven different exhibits, highlighting the original natives of the island,…

“The World Is Your Oyster”

Reflecting on my week looking “50 Forward” alongside the Chesapeake Bay Foundation as we explored the history, importance, and impact of the Eastern Oyster in the Chesapeake Bay.

Hiking Maryland Heights

“From start to finish, this hike hit me like a ton of bricks. It took about two and half hours, and I ended up crossing six and a half (6.5) miles with an elevation gain of just over 1,600ft.”