HELO Orphanage in Haiti

WINE'd DOWN Wednesday

HELOWINEDOWN copy Join HELO for WINE'd DOWN Wednesday at Taylor Brooke Winery on Wednesday, October 26, 2016!

Enjoy a wine tasting featuring some of Taylor Brooke's wines and hor d'oeuvres. Additionally, you'll be able to meet Magda, one of HELO's children, who will be visiting Connecticut!

Ticket information:

  • $30 per person for a tasting and hor d'oeuvres
  • $20 per person for those who are not interested in a tasting.
Please enter the total cost for the amount of tickets you would like to purchase and click DONATE NOW

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This is a family-friendly event so please feel free to bring friends, family, and children of all ages!

Please contact Elisabeth Kennedy at  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it  with any questions or for additional information about the event. Taylor Brooke is located at 848 Route 171 in Woodstock, CT. 

First Day of School!

September 5, 2016 -- the very first day of school for HELO's new secondary school!!

Secondary School

A Roof Goes Up

Everyone is hard at work trying to get our new school finished before classes start in September!  This year we will teach Pre-K through 9th.  Next year, God willing, through 12th! school roof

Pasta for a Purpose

When:  August 12, 2016 school 2016
Where: Gilead Congregational Church
            672 Gilead Street, Hebron, CT

Don't want to cook dinner after a long work week? Join us for Pasta for a Purpose and enjoy a delicious meal and desserts! All proceeds will benefit HELO as we prepare for another exciting school year!This year is especially exciting for HELO as we anticipate the opening of our new secondary school!  Come out and enjoy a delicious meal and help us finish our school and get over 100 children  ready for their next school year with books, uniforms, and shoes. 

Tickets are $12 in advance, $14 at the door for adults and $5 for children 10 and under.

Please contact Elisabeth Kennedy at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it to reserve your tickets, or click "donate now" to purchase via credit card.

HELO's Secondary School

Construction begins on HELO's new secondary school! IMG 1377

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