Jim Mitchum

Jim is Chief Executive Officer of Heart to Heart International

Squatters’ Market

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Today, we are visiting an open-air market a short distance away from the largest market in Pétion-ville. My senses are overwhelmed with traffic noise, exhaust fumes and the smell of meat slowly rotting in the hot sun. We follow a rabbit warren of trails between the stalls, barely wide enough for one person to pass.... 

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Dispatch from Liberia: Life in Monrovia

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Some of you have asked, “What is it like over there?" Life for the common man is not easy here. Jobs are harder to come by since the Ebola epidemic and because some businesses closed and others have down-sized. People scrap for whatever work they can get. It is common to see people trying to...

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Dispatch from Liberia: Support Remains Critical

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At 7:30 in the morning there is pounding on the front door of our two-bedroom apartment, which doubles as our temporary Heart to Heart International - Liberia office. James Rogers, a Liberian man who will head-up our security team at the ETU when it opens, is excited to report...

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