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about. 

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A NOTE FROM THE FOUNDER: 

  In October 2016, the country of Haiti was hit by Hurricane Matthew, a category 5 storm with winds over 150 miles per hour. In the wake of the storm, over 1000 people died  the infrastructure of the county was destroyed, and thousands of families were left uncertain about the days ahead. I was personally devastated to see this level of ruin within my home county. I was inspired to do something about it.

That is how Our Meraki, Inc., was born.

The definition of Meraki is described as doing something with soul, creativity, or love — or, in other words, putting “something of yourself” into your work. As a chiropractic doctoral student at Life University, I planned and organized a successful clothing drive at Life University. The students and staff on campus played a key role in collecting over 40 boxes of clothes and shoes for Haiti. After the clothing drive, I traveled to Haiti and personally delivered the donated items to families in need.

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With the help of a businessman and long time family friend, Franklin Pierre, we were able to provide clothes, shoes, and food to over 1,000 people. I also took the time to visit a local school in L’Asile, Haiti. There, I was able to connect with the students, which opened my eyes to their need for hygiene products and school supplies. Last year we had an amazing impact with the clothing drive.

This year, we are aiming for bigger and better!  

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We would like to donate 500 FULLY-STOCKED backpacks to the school in L’asile.

With a small donation of  only $25, you can fund a backpack filled with school supplies and hygiene products for students in Haiti.

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So, in the spirit of doing something with soul, creativity, and love, please take the opportunity to donate and have a positive impact on the life of a child. Now it is time to make my Meraki,

Our Meraki!

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Be the change you wish to see in the world.

Just $25 can Help Us Make An Impact.

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