Child Hope International


Child Hope International is a Christian organization that exists to provide orphaned, abandoned, and at-risk children In Haiti with physical, educational, spiritual, and personal care through homes, programs, and ministries that are centered on the love and knowledge of Christ Jesus.

Child Hope International seeks to rescue and care for impoverished children and orphans in order to equip them to be the next generation of disciples for Christ, prepared to impact their world for Him.



The ministry of Child Hope International was founded in 2001 by Bill and Susette Manassero. After traveling around the world with “Mr. Bill’s Music Ministry,” and spreading the gospel through music, God began to burden their hearts for the country of Haiti and the deep suffering that they witnessed there. They were moved not only the spiritual hunger of the Haitian children, but also the intense physical and emotional hunger of so many abandoned orphans.

At the prompting of their 9-year-old daughter Ariana, who sensed that God was calling them to move there permanently, the family decided to take a leap of faith and sold all that they owned to make the move from southern California to Port-au-Prince, Haiti. This was in 2004 . . . Continue Reading >

Our Team

Our Work

Boys & Girls Homes

Our boys’ and girls’ homes provide a safe environment for homeless, orphaned, and at-risk children in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. Each child in . . .


An education in Haiti is a luxury that most cannot afford. There are few public or free schools, and the expense . . .

Feeding Program

One of the sad realities for children living on the streets of Haiti is that they become acclimated to going days . . .

Transition Program

Surviving in Haiti, a country with an 80% unemployment rate, is not easy for any young man or woman. Child Hope’s . . .

Disaster Relief

Because of the fragility of life in Haiti and regular occurrence of natural disasters, we have been uniquely situated to bring . . .

Guest House

Child Hope International’s Guest House is available for missions teams, visitors, and guests who have been invited to serve at Maison . . .

Get Involved

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Sponsor A Child

Child Hope International is honored and grateful that the Lord has entrusted these precious children into our care to raise up . . .

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Volunteer: Short-Term

Are you interested in planning a short-term mission trip to Child Hope International with your church, school, or friend group? We . . .

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Volunteer: Long-Term

Volunteer in Haiti Have you visited Child Hope in Haiti, and sense that God is calling you serve there on a . . .

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Host a Fundraiser

Not everyone feels called or has the time and resources to go to Haiti, but you can still make a difference . . .

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Haiti is an island steeped in spiritual darkness and confusion. From the beginning of its modern history, religious practices of African . . .

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Job Opportunities

Child Hope does not have any open paid positions at this time, but keep checking back for further updates. Please check . . .

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Corporate Matching Gifts

Did you know that many larger companies will match employee donations to non-profit organizations like Child Hope International? Listed below are . . .

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We would love to hear from you! We look forward to answering your questions and helping you find out how to bring a child hope!

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Contact Info

Haiti Office (Guest House)
Delmas 75, Rue Catalpa, Impass Berthold #2
Port-Au-Prince, Haiti

18.5502259, -72.28755690000003

Child Hope International – US Office and Mail

  • 1225 Coast Village Rd. Suite C, Santa Barbara, CA 93108
  • 805-845-1946 or 888-808-9595