Haiti

April 13, 2016 10:01 PM

This New Story’s happy ending: Homes for Haiti

New Story, a nonprofit tech startup, was launched by two friends who grew up in South Florida

New Story is a crowdfunding site seeking funds for building sustainable communities for the poor

A former tent slum in Haiti now sports 151 colorful homes

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  • Years of unchecked corruption hamper Haiti's development

    Beauplan's commission recently released a 656-page report on the management of $2 billion in loans that Haiti received as part of Venezuela's PetroCaribe discounted oil program. The investigation accuses 15 former government officials, including two former prime ministers and current President Jovenel Moïse's chief of staff, of corruption and poor management.