Meet Christelle, an adventurous 14-year-old who hopes to become a teacher. At a young age, Christelle became ill and lost her hearing—she was suddenly unable to communicate with her family and friends. Through Project Love, Christelle is receiving speech therapy so she can connect with others and learning how to add and subtract, which she loves.
Meet Julienne, a 19-year-old who loves to dance and have fun. Because Julienne was born deaf and unable to communicate with her family, she grew up as an orphan. Through Project Love, she now understands sign language and happily spends time with her friends.
Meet Diana, an 17-year-old who loves school and teaching younger children. Diane was born deaf and because her parents were unable to communicate with her, she grew up an orphan. Through Project Love, Diane is learning how to use sign language and show love to those around her.
Meet Martine a fun, outgoing 20-year-old who loves learning and dreams of becoming a teacher. Born deaf, Martine’s family was unable to care for her, and she grew up an orphan. Through Project Love, she is learning sign language and how to read lips, so she can connect and play with her new friends.
Meet Sophonie, a loving, sweet 22-year-old who dreams of one day becoming a teacher. Born deaf, Sophanie grew up in a large family as the only child without the ability communicate. Through Project Love, she is learning sign language, so she can connect with and enjoy the world around her—especially her family.
Meet Wislande, a joyful 20-year-old with an entrepreneurial spirit and a love for sewing. Wislande was born deaf and without the ability to communicate with her family. Through Project Love, she is learning sign language and how to connect with others, as well as how to become a seamstress.
Meet Wislene, an affectionate and easy-going 17-year-old who loves spending time with her sisters and brothers. Wislene is one of six deaf siblings that live in an orphanage because of their limited ability to communicate. Through Project Love, Wislene is improving her communication skills and gaining a passion for reading.
Meet Dacheca, a playful, entertaining 16-year-old who loves playing sports. Dacheca was born unable to hear and had a hard time making friends because of the communication barrier. Through Project Love, Dacheca has learned to communicate using sign language and made some great friends with whom she can enjoy life.
Meet Yoline, a 20-year-old known for her beautiful smile and heart. Yoline has never known her family because she was born deaf and grew up in an orphanage. She loves school and has a passion for learning. Through Project Love she is learning how to dream and hope for a future.
Meet Bylanda, a happy, sweet 19-year-old who loves to dance and dreams of learning to cook. Bylanda was born healthy but became sick and lost the ability to hear at a young age. Through Project Love, she is receiving speech therapy and learning how to communicate with those around her.
Meet Anderlande, a joyful, affectionate 19-year-old who hopes to be a teacher. Anderlande was born deaf and grew up without being able to communicate with others. Through Project Love, she is learning sign language and how to read, so she can connect with the world around her.