Our Mission

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  Through the provision of quality cost-effective medical care and humanitarian assistance, the Lamp for Haiti works with and for the people of Haiti to improve the lives of some of the most marginalized persons in Haitian society. Our work is done in collaboration with local residents, other Haitian professionals, and both governmental and nongovernmental […]

Hoops For Haiti


The 2nd Annual Hoops for Haiti Basketball Tournament At St. Cassian School 190 Lorraine Ave.   Montclair NJ Saturday May 20, 2017 “Hoops for Haiti” is a 3-on-3 basketball tournament, benefiting the nonprofit organization Lamp for Haiti. Divisions include 3rd to 4th grade, 5th to 6th grade, 7th to 8th grade, and adults. You must put together your own team of […]

Spring Campaign 2017


Help children survive and thrive. Our spring campaign seeks to raise $25,000 to fund four pediatric programs by May 15th.  

Lamp in the News

December 2015: Founder Dr. Jim Morgan on TV34 (Montclair)


October 2014: Founder Dr. Jim Morgan on WBEZ (Chicago)

How You Can Help

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    The people of Cité Soleil remain in desperate need of your support and solidarity. Here are some things you can do to help:   Donate by mail: Lamp for Haiti P.O. Box 39703 Philadelphia, PA 19106 (267) 295-2822  Donate online via PayPal or major credit card:  Give a gift from our wish list:  Your gift […]

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    Donate Materials

    Currently the material goods we are most in need of are: Closed-Toe Shoes in childrens’ sizes (e.g. Crocs, Keens or similar):  Closed-toe rubber-soled shoes that are appropriate for hot weather, e.g. Crocs or Keens, are of great use.  The ground in Cite Soleil is extremely hazardous and most children do not have footwear.  We ask […]

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    Host a Fundraiser

    Hosting a fundraiser is a terrific way to make more people aware of the Lamp’s work in Cité Soleil.  It’s a great way to get people thinking about those who are less fortunate than us and a great way to help people contribute in a meaningful way.   It’s hard not to feel good about […]