The phrase “piti pami” is Haitian Creole, the native language of the people of Haiti, and translates roughly to “the least of these.”
That depends on how you define a “Christian organization.” We work closely with the Church of the Brethren in Haiti but are not legally affiliated with any Christian organization.
Every dollar donated goes directly toward supporting our various projects and programs in Haiti. We have no paid staff, and overhead costs are covered entirely by a specific group of donors.
This is a question that everyone should consider asking before giving to a charitable cause. Unlike some organizations that focus on international health, 3P works directly with a grassroots organization called the Haiti Medical Project, which is lead by and comprised almost entirely of Haitian citizens.
The specifics of this answer will vary from member to member, but it really boils down to this: we believe we are called to serve the people and nation of Haiti.