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Naples engineer volunteers time to help rebuild Haiti

Photos Courtesy of Norm Trebilcock
March 2010 Sherry Burnette pictured talking to a community member and providing comfort to the community as they transition from the field hospital into their tents prior to the completion of the Miracle Village homes.  Bobby and Sherry Burnette, LAC founders first came to Haiti in 1971 and have lived there full time since 1991.  They are working to reduce poverty in Haiti.

Photos Courtesy of Norm Trebilcock March 2010 Sherry Burnette pictured talking to a community member and providing comfort to the community as they transition from the field hospital into their tents prior to the completion of the Miracle Village homes. Bobby and Sherry Burnette, LAC founders first came to Haiti in 1971 and have lived there full time since 1991. They are working to reduce poverty in Haiti.

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  • Photos Courtesy of Norm Trebilcock
Naples Engineer/Planner Norman Trebilcock with the Miracle Village's first elected Mayor Patrick back in 2010 prior to the completion of the homes.  The community has developed it's own set of rules to live by, similar to a set of condominium documents.
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Naples based Survey team performing topographic survey on cleared future Abundant Marketplace property  in Haiti which is scheduled  to be completed this year,  with Miracle Village homes behind the wall to the right.
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Miracle Village homes more than a year after they were completed in July 2011.  Solar street lighting is used, since there is not a power grid for the individual homes.
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Naples Surveyor Guy Adams collecting topographic data on the Miracle Village property (March 2010) to help in the site and drainage design.
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Miracle Village homes more than a year after they were completed in July 2011.  Solar street lighting is used, since there is not a power grid for the individual homes.
  • Photos Courtesy of Norm Trebilcock
March 2010 Sherry Burnette pictured talking to a community member and providing comfort to the community as they transition from the field hospital into their tents prior to the completion of the Miracle Village homes.  Bobby and Sherry Burnette, LAC founders first came to Haiti in 1971 and have lived there full time since 1991.  They are working to reduce poverty in Haiti.
  • Photos Courtesy of Norm Trebilcock
Miracle Village homes more than a year after they were completed in July 2011.  Individual homeowners plant gardens and there are plans for a larger cooperative garden area.

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