Helping the Elderly

Covid has been especially hard for Jacsonville’s elderly population, many of whom have been struggling with access to food. Berteau has continued his project of helping the elderly, and recently held an event where he gave out handwashing buckets, soap, and food to over 100 elderly community members to help out with hygiene and food […]

Socially Distance Schooling

School has started again in Jacsonville, and they are trying to sociallydistance the kids more to help prevent the spread of COVID.  To do this,they need more benches and desks so that the older kids will not have toshare benches. In addition, they need new bookcases in the classrooms, and they need 3 new desks […]

Giving Tuesday

This giving Tuesday, please consider Sante Total to make a donation! See the attached letter from Dr. Barbara Weis about our year in review: Dear friends of Sante Total, Mesi Anpil (thank you so much), for your generous donations of time, energy, and money, and your willingness to help!  I write this letter with a […]

Consider us on Giving Tuesday!

As Thanksgiving is coming up, and with it, Giving Tuesday, we ask that you consider making a donation to Sante Total! We have received enough donations to fund the completion of our clinic building but there are still many projects that we need your help on, including: Funding the clinic staff’s salaries, including our new […]

Exciting News! Donor to Match $25,000

Exciting news from Sante Total! As many of you know, we are working to construct a permanent clinic building but are still short on funds. A very generous anonymous donor has agreed to match up to $25,000 towards finishing the building. Please consider donating to the building fund so we can finish the inside of […]

Funds needed to send students to teaching school

Sandra Charle and Tepson Brillant are two graduates of St. Rose of Lima who went on to public school in Pignon. They are interested in teaching, and spent a month working at St. Rose at teaching assistants. Both are excited about the work. It is important for the town of Jacsonville to have local teachers […]

Celicourt Children

These two little girls lost their father last June. Gaby wants to help support these children for the next ten or eleven years. Please consider donating on their behalves! Amount needed: $500, per year.

Burn injury

A 2 year old girl from a small village that borders Jacsonville burned her hand in June 2012 in a cooking fire. Her family is very poor and she was not able to get her any medical care. When we saw her in July 2012, she was not able to move any fingers on that […]

Latrines Coming to Jacsonville

Last March, Sante Total conducted a site assessment of the sanitation infrastructure within Jacsonville. Currently, 58 households lack access to latrines or other means to enclose defecation and contain harmful bacteria, such as E. coli. Another 44 household are using latrines that are inadequate by the World Health Organization (WHO) and also are unsafe to use. […]