The People of Haiti

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    Ten of the 11 girls who live in the House of Hope orphanage in Terre Noire, Haiti, waited in line after using the outdoor bathrooms Aug. 13 before filing back into the orphanage in the community just outside of the nationÕs capital of Port-au-Prince. The dresses the girls wore two days earlier for a Sunday church service hung drying on the clothesline. The orphanage is operated by Christian Church of Jasper. Dave Weatherwax/The Herald

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    Children of the Capvva tent city sat together in a small, makeshift schoolroom as they waited for the morning's activities to begin Aug. 13. Dave Weatherwax/The Herald

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    Children of the Capvva tent city often turn nearly any item they can find into a toy. A boy pushed a used car tire through the tents Aug. 13. Dave Weatherwax/The Herald

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    A plane taking off from Port-au-Prince International Airport flew over the Capvva tent city near Cité Soleil as a woman wrung out her wash outside of her tent Aug. 13. The tent city is one of several that popped up across Haiti after Haitians were displaced from their homes by the January 2010 earthquake. A nonprofit organization called Join the Journey has been working with the families in Capvva to help them find more permanent housing as well as to help them find work or start a business. Dave Weatherwax/The Herald

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    About 50 children gathered in a small, makeshift schoolroom in the Capvaa tent city as they waited for the morning's activities to begin Aug. 13. Dave Weatherwax/The Herald

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    Both the women's and men's choirs of the church in the Cité Soleil compound operated by Haiti Outreach Ministries joined the congregation in worshipping during the Sunday morning service Aug. 11. Dave Weatherwax/The Herald

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    A Haitian vendor carrying a bag containing lobsters swam around a cement barrier topped with barbed wire Aug. 11. The man was one of a handful swimming around the barrier carrying live lobster or crabs to sell to patrons of Wahoo Bay Beach resort. If a beachgoer purchased a crab or lobster, the vendor would cook it on the other side of the wall and then return to the beach to deliver the prepared food. Dave Weatherwax/The Herald

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    A mother fed her child breakfast as the child sat in the doorway of their tent home in the Capvaa tent city the morning of Aug. 13. Dave Weatherwax/The Herald

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    With paper and pen in hand, a girl watched as a classmate wrote on a chalkboard in a small, makeshift schoolroom in the Capvva tent city Aug. 13. The nonprofit organization Join the Journey works to provide the children of Capvva with classroom instruction year-round as well as provide them with a daily lunch of beans and rice. Dave Weatherwax/The Herald

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    Two women hung clothes to dry on the roof at the Blanchard compound operated by Haiti Outreach Ministries on Aug. 12. Dave Weatherwax/The Herald

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    More than 1,000 Haitians dressed in their Sunday best came together starting at 6 o'clock the morning of Aug. 11 to worship at the Blanchard compound church operated by Haiti Outreach Ministries. Worship services at the church can last upward of four hours. Dave Weatherwax/The Herald

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    Children took turns trying to kick the ball across the field into the goal before the start of a church league soccer match Aug. 12 inside the Blanchard compound run by Haiti Outreach Ministries. Dave Weatherwax/The Herald

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    A women sat next to her charcoal stove on a small porch area of her cinderblock home in Terre Noire the morning of Aug. 14 as she prepared spaghetti for breakfast. She and her husband live in the small home, which does not have a proper kitchen or bathroom. Dave Weatherwax/The Herald

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    A man worked in his home in Terre Noire to sew children's school outfits Aug. 14. Dave Weatherwax/The Herald

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    The community of Repatriote in the Menelaus area outside Port-au-Prince is comprised of many Haitian refugees who were expelled from the Dominican Republic beginning in 2004. The community is still trying to recover from the January 2010 earthquake. Dave Weatherwax/The Herald