Everything listed under: Children Stories

  • Her mother died during childbirth. She and her siblings left with nothing, but God had a plan. Meet Geurtiana.

    In 2015, a little girl named Geurtiana was welcomed into the Myan Children’s Village. Several years ago, one of the local Haitian pastors with whom we have a relationship was asked to perform a funeral for a woman who had died during childbirth.  He agreed to do so.  We learned that the woman had three other children who were left with nothing.   Read More...

  • Meet Rose Mica, she's like a big sister to all of the younger girls in the Myan Children's Village.

    Rose-Mica is one of the beautiful children we welcomed into the Myan Children's Village in November of 2015. Rose-Mica’s mother suffered from a mental disorder, and her father had previously passed away. Because no one could properly provide for her, there was no question that she needed to come to Myan where she could be loved and cared for as every child should be.Rose-Mica is like a big sister to all of the younger girls in the Myan Children's Village.   Read More...

  • Meet Jacob, a 14 month old in need of a loving home, who was reunited with is brother.

    Jacob as a toddler. Jacob now, at 3 years old. In March 2015, we received a call from a local and trusted pastor who knew of a 14 month old little boy named Jacob in desperate need of a home.  Jacob's mother had been very sick and died while his father was nowhere to be found. Because no one could properly care for him and because he was without a loving home, Jacob was very vulnerable to disease, abuse, and malnourishment.   Read More...

  • Meet one of our children, Rosemanie!

    Let me introduce you to Rosemanie. Rosemanie was part of the very first group of children that birthed our Myan Children’s Village. At fifteen years old Rosemanie is the oldest child in our Myan orphanage, and she’s become a role model to all the young girls.   Read More...

  • Meet one of our children, Jean Christian!

    In May 2016, we received a call about a 15 month old baby boy name Jean Christian who was in desperate need of a home. His mother passed away due to HIV. His father is blind, unable to provide for even his most basic needs, and does not have a home to raise Jean Christian in. Because no one could properly care for him and keep him safe in a home, he was very vulnerable to malnourishment, disease, and abuse.   Read More...

  • Meet Osias, aka Biggy

    In March 2014, Coreluv learned of fourteen orphaned children through a relationship with Pastor Nathan, a local pastor who knew these children were in desperate need. The fourteen children rescued that day were the first children to make the Coreluv Children's Village | Myan their home. Osias was one of those children. Osias’s mother passed away after giving birth to him.   Read More...

  • Meet Rosa, a very gentle and quiet spirit!

    Rosa came to Dorothy Pearce’s Orphanage, Faith Hope Love Infant Rescue, on July 24, 2009, when she was 4 years old. Miss Dorothy is an American missionary who lived in Haiti for 9 years. When Coreluv stepped foot in Haiti in June of 2011, the children from Miss Dorothy’s orphanage in Port-au-Prince were the first children we came to know and love.   Read More...

  • Meet one of our children, Nadia!

    In 2013, Pastor Jean and his wife, Jouseline, learned of a 4-year-old girl named Nadia who was in desperate need of a loving home. Nadia was born in the countryside four hours outside the city of Gonaives. She is the youngest of six children. Her parents were unable to provide even her most basic needs, and Nadia’s mother did not want to place her in a restavek situation- children entrapped in slave labor - where she would not have received an education. Because no one could prop...  Read More...

  • Meet one of our children, Sobiersky!

    In 2013, Coreluv began to provide resources for a Saturday morning Bible club and feeding program in partnership with a local church in Maissade, Haiti. As the program grew, so did Coreluv’s involvement in Maissade. On one of our visits, we discovered something that changed our lives forever: 40 orphaned children at the Bible club were desperate for food!   Read More...

  • Meet the Maissade Siblings, Chinedayna & Dieuberson!

    In 2013, Coreluv began to provide resources for a Saturday morning Bible club and feeding program in partnership with a local church in Maissade, Haiti. As the program grew, so did Coreluv’s involvement in Maissade. On one of our visits, we discovered something that changed our lives forever: 40 orphaned children at the Bible club were desperate for food!   Read More...

  • Meet the Maissade sisters, Fedeline and Edeline!

    In 2013, Coreluv began to provide resources for a Saturday morning Bible club and feeding program in partnership with a local church in Maissade, Haiti. As the program grew, so did Coreluv’s involvement in Maissade. On one of our visits, we discovered something that changed our lives forever: 40 orphaned children at the Bible club who were desperate for food!   Read More...

  • Meet one of our children, Wilson!

    Our mission is to bring the hope of Jesus Christ to orphans around the world by providing their six basic needs. Coreluv is honored to respond to the James 1:27 mandate to Defend the Orphan. In April 2015, Pastor Johnny, our Myan Children’s Village Orphanage Director, was contacted by a member of his home church in Port au Prince about an infant named Wilson who was in desperate need of a home.  Wilson’s mother was not willing to care for him.   Read More...

  • To Set a Nation Free

    “But when she could no longer hide him, she got a basket made of papyrus reeds and waterproofed it with tar and pitch. She put the baby in the basket and laid it among the reeds along the bank of the Nile river.” - Exodus 2:3 The scripture above describes what a desperate mother did to save her son, Moses, from certain death. Exodus 1 ends with a decree from Pharaoh commanding that every newborn Hebrew boy is thrown into the Nile.   Read More...

  • Jakinda Smiles, a beautiful story of God's love

    “Do you know the name of an orphan?” We have seen that once you know the name, you can’t help but take action.  Each one of our children has a name, and their own special story! It is our privilege to introduce you to the children for whom we have the honor of caring. In October of 2015, a little girl was found by police wandering the streets of St.   Read More...

  • Meet one of our children, Olivier!

    Coreluv is blessed to defend the children God has entrusted to us! Each child in our care has a name and story that we are excited to share with YOU!In August of 2015, we received a call from IBESR (Social Services) about a young boy named Olivier who was in desperate need of a home. Olivier was abandoned by his family at the hospital in St. Marc, at the age of 10 because of his family’s inability to provide him with proper care.   Read More...