Thomazeau, Haiti

Demographic Overview
  • Population 52,000
  • 16% of population is evangelical
  • Poorest country in the Western Hemisphere
  • 83% live below the poverty line
  • Has 40% unemployment rate
2017-Present Major Accomplishments
  • Support & strengthened church which has grown by 100 members
  • One church plant in Troudeau
  • 214 newly baptized believers
  • Build soccer field and started weekly outreach program
  • Provided spiritual care to orphans & school kids
  • Fund a christian leadership camp for 150-200 teens each year
  • Started & established annual teacher & principal training serving 10 schools, 100 teachers & impacting 3000 students
  • Completion of Bible overview Creole Curriculum used in 10 schools
  • Served 423,000 hot meal in school nutrition program
  • 96 children sponsored by First Colony members
  • 565 Christmas joy boxes sent for kids at school
  • Sent 14 short-term mission teams
First Colony’s 2022 Mission Plans
  • Support Roolite Religieux who oversees the spiritual care for the 300-member church, 600 students at the school & 12 orphans
  • Support church planting efforts to further disciple Troudeau and go to a new location
  • Start health clinic to serve local church and community
  • Build Roolite an office on campus
  • Fund 5 teen leadership camp rallies
  • Bible curriculum transition of Old Testament
  • Fund school nutrition program which feeds 600 kids daily
  • Support annual teacher & principal training
  • Send Christmas joy boxes