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BTN LiveBIG: Purdue serving orphans in Haiti

Purdue Athletic Chaplain Marty Dittmar worked to build and open an orphanage northeast of Mirebalais, Haiti. Built entirely by volunteers, the Purdue community has contributed considerable time, effort, and money to making the Ephraim Orphan Project a reality. The orphanage opened its doors about 9 months ago. LiveBIG sat down with Chaplain Dittmar to get an update. How is the Ephraim Project doing? We have 12 kids in the orphanage, as well as four workers full-time. We are in the black at the moment. The building was just completed by a group of American volunteers who finished in February.  Former Purdue athletes worked