Raymonde Jacques of Frankfort started the Haitian Needy Children Foundation to help young people in the mountains of Haiti, where she grew up. Over the years, she has gotten a lot of help from Frankfort friends and churches.
Raymonde Jacques of Frankfort started the Haitian Needy Children Foundation to help young people in the mountains of Haiti, where she grew up. Over the years, she has gotten a lot of help from Frankfort friends and churches. Tom Eblen teblen@herald-leader.com
Raymonde Jacques of Frankfort started the Haitian Needy Children Foundation to help young people in the mountains of Haiti, where she grew up. Over the years, she has gotten a lot of help from Frankfort friends and churches. Tom Eblen teblen@herald-leader.com

Frankfort woman’s mission: helping children in her native Haiti

January 19, 2016 04:51 PM

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Tom Eblen is a columnist for the Lexington Herald-Leader who writes about life, people and issues in Lexington and Kentucky. A Lexington native, Eblen was the Herald-Leader's managing editor from 1998 to 2008.