Healing Little Hearts in Haiti

Country of Focus

In response to the crisis which exists for Haitian children with heart disease, in 2015 Gift of Life International formed a partnership with St. Damien Hospital. GOLI Haitian affiliate Kado Lavi helps to oversee the program.

The first-ever Haitian pediatric cardiologist is in her second year of training and will return to St. Damien Hospital upon completion.

Accomplishments to Date:

140 Children Treated
$ 895K Invested
14 Missions Conducted
574 Children Screened

In 2018, We Will Focus Efforts on:

Gift of Life International will continue our efforts to treat these children in need by coordinating multiple screening and surgical missions each year in collaboration with our partners. We will also work to upgrade essential equipment to help ensure optimal treatment and positive outcomes for each child.

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Impact of Your Donation


Could provide regular exams following surgery


Could provide medicines needed to ensure a healthy recovery


Could provide 6 months of nutritional assistance prior to surgery


Could provide one year of nutritional assistance following surgery