Category Archives: Dominican Republic


A Valued Partnership

Idaho Church Helps MAF Return to Nyankunde

In 2002, as violence and civil wars ravaged the MAF base at Nyankunde in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), MAF staff and many of the Western missionaries were forced to evacuate—many never returned.

The first MAF family returned to Nyankunde in 2013. The process of getting them there […]

MAF Assessing Relief Needs After Tropical Storm Isaac Hits Haiti

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti – MAF staff in Haiti are on standby to assist with relief efforts after Tropical Storm Isaac struck the island nation Friday and Saturday. 

David Carwell, MAF Haiti program manager, reports that all MAF staff are safe and aircraft undamaged. One of MAF’s planes, a Cessna Caravan, was flown to Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic, […]