Source: Washington Post

A delegation from Howard University traveled to Haiti for Spring Break on a mission of service. Kerry-Ann Hamilton, media relations manager, is chronicling their travels. Here is her third and final post.


David, 15, is a sixth grade student at Ecole Bon Samaritain in Archaie, Haiti. He climbs a mountain every day to get to school. It takes him almost two hours to get there and another two hours to get home.
The day we met, he was in grammar class. His classroom is an unfinished annex located in the rear of the main school building. The walls are exposed concrete bricks and there are no doors or windows in the room. The space houses two classes, which are separated only by an aisle.

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