Just want to give you an idea of the cost of living for people in Bercy. Right now the one American Dollar is worth seven Haitian dollars. Please keep inm ind most of these families have no income at all and aide has not reached these village at this time.
Rice 25 lbs $235.00 Haitian dollars
2 sweet potatoes $10.00 Haitian dollars
Cooking oil 1 gal. $55.00 Haitian dollars
Drinking water 5 gal. is $5.00 – $6.00 Haitian dollars
A tent that 10-12 people could stant under costs around $150 us