It's important to examine how and why Perlitz was able to sexually abuse children
for so many years at PPT and to hold certain members of Malta responsible and
accountable for their actions during the time when the majority of the Haiti
Fund, Inc. (PPT) Board of Directors voted to remove Perlitz as executive director.
Instead of remaining on the board to make sure the school stayed open and the boys were cared for, Carter, Carrier, the Tisdale's and the Lacovara's, among others, worked hard to destroy the mission.
In his March 2010 letter to Catholics in Ireland, Pope Benedict XVI wrote: "Earlier
in my pontificate, in my concern to address this matter (sexual abuse of children), I
asked the bishops of Ireland, 'to establish the truth of what happened in the past, to
take whatever steps are necessary to prevent it from occurring again, to ensure that
the principles of justice are fully respected, and above all, to bring healing to the
victims and to all those affected by these egregious crimes.'"
The six will tell their stories of being in New Haven where they all spoke at the sentencing of Doug Perlitz. They will have memories of sleeping on a mattress for the first time and how there was more food to eat than they have ever seen in their lives.
The reckless and self serving acts by the Tisdale's, Carrier, Carter and theLacovara's, among others, destroyed it all.
Knowing that there was an investigation being conducted, Project Pierre Toussaint