Meet Gonzales Seignon, Metal Artist

Metal artist, Gonzales, Croix des Bouquet Haiti

We spent time in April 2016 interviewing some of the Rooster’s metal artists to learn more about their lives, inspirations, dreams for their city, selves. We learned many things — including that employment choices for Haitians are kinda dismal. Haitians tend to “choose” jobs around a couple of things: where they live and anything that brings in money. Even those who attend higher education (not many), may resort to metal art if they’re not able to find employment elsewhere. Meet Gonzales Seignon: Gonzales is 28 and … Read More

Cherry Hills Community Church

Empower Haiti

Singing Rooster helps lots of groups reach goals in Haiti — like Cherry Hills Community Church of Denver.  They’re building a church in Haiti using coffee and chocolate proceeds.  It’s a new concept — raising money while supporting Haiti’s small producers. Here’s how they’re doing it: Help build our church! Drink coffee! Haitian coffee is classically Caribbean – Chocolaty sweet with mellow citrus-highlights. • Pledge to drink Haitian coffee for a year! • Sell coffee to friends & family • Hook us up with a … Read More

Garden Stakes from Haiti, recycled oil drums

Metal #gardenstakes from Haiti

Our handmade garden stakes from Haiti vary over the years — from flowers, to humming birds to cranes!   But each one is cut and shaped from a recycled oil drum.  They’re spectacular. Nonprofits or Fair Trade Retailers:  Haitian art sales do GREAT once or twice a year — your supporters will love them AND the story. If you’re a nonprofit big or small – we have a wholesale / fundraiser program. Want to buy just a few?  We retail them too:  Haitian metal garden stakes. … Read More

Travel in Haiti Made Easy, Hire Driver & Minivan

travel in haiti minibus

Hire a Driver & New Minivan for  Travel in Haiti Needing to hire a driver for transport in Haiti?  Hire Fedner and his team of experienced drivers; Fedner trains his staff personally.  He is dedicated and will get you to where you’re going in a new mini-bus (we fund entrepreneurs with vision).  His service has transported mission or small tour groups for years.  He’s based in Port au Prince and trains drivers who know the roads. If you have an upcoming trip (landing and departing from Port au … Read More