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Heartache and Hope in Haiti: The Britney Gengel Story: Making Our Daughter's Last Wish Come True [Second Edition]

$19.95


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The Gengels' nonprofit, Be Like Brit, has raised about $2 million for construction. The couple's book, “Heartache and Hope in Haiti: the Britney Gengel Story,” was released this week, and a members group of about 70 Americans — including many Gengel family relatives, were handed copies as they boarded planes in Boston, Newark and Miami Friday for flights here.

Now they're sharing their experience and contributing to the cause that animates them in a very personal book, a story of sadness, inspiration and the promise of a young woman's ideals now realized -- they've named the book -- fittingly -- "Heartache and Hope in Haiti".

TriMark Press Book Publisher – Heartache and Hope in Haiti

MicheleDeardorff More than 1 year ago
Heartache and Hope in Haiti shares the bittersweet journey of the Gengel family as they rebuild their lives after tragedy. It describes the chaos after the 2010 earthquake in Haiti and a family’s struggle to find their daughter. A family of incredible courage and dedication, the Gengels have turned their devastating loss into a bright future for 66 special children in Haiti.

Heartache and Hope in Haiti - 180 Days in Haiti

Now they're sharing their experience and contributing to the cause that animates them in a very personal book, a story of sadness, inspiration and the promise of a young woman's ideals now realized -- they've named the book -- fittingly -- "Heartache and Hope in Haiti".

Heartache and Hope in Haiti: The Britney Gengel Story begins on the day Britney was killed and brings readers full circle as her parents, Len and Cherylann Gengel, navigate their way through bureaucratic red tape on their often frustrating and always painful journey to recover their daughter's body and fulfill her last wish. The Gengels' unimaginable loss transcends into a powerful story of love and resilience, allowing readers a rare window into the inner circle of the heartache and pain of parents who have lost their child and in turn choose to fulfill their lives with meaning and purpose.