Haiti Archives:

Join our Expedition to Haiti!

Our family is very excited to announce the launch of Kai Ohana Volunteer Voyages, offering one-week volunteer vacation packages to assist on Île à Vache, Haiti this winter. By night, guests will stay aboard the Kai Ohana just off the shore of the island, and by day they will explore and assist hands-on in several […]

Donate to the Children of Ile A Vache

Welcome to the Kai Ohana Fund Raising Page for Ile A Vache, Haiti Why for a School on a Remote Haitian Island? Just prior to the hurricane season of 2008, and despite travel warnings issued by the U.S. State Department, we sailed Kai Ohana, to the island of Ile a Vache off the southern coast […]

Haiti (Shortened Article)

In February 2008, we embarked on an adventure of a lifetime from our home of nearly two years on the island of St. Martin in the French West Indies. We had spent those two years restoring a gaff-rigged ketch that would not only carry us to the four corners of the world, but also provide […]

Haiti (Full Article)

In the growing morning light we could finally start to delineate, through the marine haze, the profile of the island that we knew had been there all night, but whose presence had been eerily absent on the horizon. Though we could see the landmass on the chart plotter, there had been none of the city […]

Ile a Vache – Photos