TFH will be hosted its third Dance for Haiti (D4H) on Saturday, November 5, 2016 at Academy of the Holy Names and raised over $30,000. Funds from D4H will support the nutrition program for children in Sainte Suzanne, started the summer of 2016. Children are provided nutritious food products from Meds & Food For Kids made in Haiti, using Haitian workers, and when possible, Haitian raw materials.
Dance for Haiti (D4H) is a student run fundraising event for high school students. In spring 2016, D4H raised over $15,000 to help fund start-up costs for a laboratory and nutrition program for children in the Notre Dame of Lourdes Medical Clinic in Sainte Suzanne.
Notre Dame of Lourdes Medical Clinic is located Sainte Suzanne, which is located in the northeast region of Haiti. Notre-Dame of Lourdes medical clinic serves a rural area in the mountains, population 27,000, with one doctor, Dr. Erlin Blaise. Healthcare is provided to the community year round.
The date for D4H 2017 has not been finalized. Please follow Teens for Haiti on social media for announcements.