Where we workWe work in the greater area of Pignon, located on the north side of the Central Plateau of Haiti, a rural area with a tropical climate and rugged beauty. Many in Pignon are farmers, growing mainly sugar cane and conga beans. Also, many live below the poverty line in mud and stick houses.
Area: Pignon includes the town and surrounding rural areas
Terrain: Vast valleys suitable for farming sugar cane and cocoa
Economy: Sugar cane and alcohol
Average Income: $2/day
Languages: French, Creole
Religions: Roman Catholic, Protestant, Voodoo
Life Expectancy: 63
Our home-base for transforming lives
Based in beautiful Sylvain, a rural farming community just outside of the town of Pignon, our campus serves to build and support the growth of the community both physically and spiritually. Our long-term missionaries live on the campus so that they can live day-to-day life with the people of Sylvain.