Fair to Benefit Haiti Orphanage



CASTINE — Our Lady of Holy Hope Church in Castine, will be holding its seventh annual summer fair to benefitTHEO’S WORK, the fund that supports the “Pwojet Espwa” orphanage in Haiti.

The event is scheduled for Sunday, Aug. 9, from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. on the church grounds on Perkins Street.

The orphanage is situated outside Les Cayes, on the south shore of Haiti, on over 100 acres, where over 650 boys and girls live, go to school, learn a trade and grow some of their own food. There is also a medical clinic there that serves the children and the surrounding villagers.

The fair will include hot dogs, ice cream with blueberry sauce and pony rides.

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