Help Build a Student Computer Center in Haiti

 
$5,385
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Summary

Haitian Connection Network provides Haitian students with English courses, higher education online, and job placement through our Student Computer Center, which is being rebuilt in our new location, Montrouis, Haiti. Help build a better educated Haiti.

What is the issue, problem, or challenge?

What happens to those cute Haitian children once they grow older? Sponsors stop donating. In 2010, Haiti lost 28 of 32 higher education institutions in the earthquake. Haiti has an extreme demand for educated workers, but without access to higher learning, Haitians remain uneducated and unemployed. Haiti is a country full of potential for self-reliance, but is overshadowed by poverty. This project will help provide the infrastructure for higher education students in Montrouis, Haiti.

How will this project solve this problem?

Haitian Connection Network (HCN) is relocating to Montrouis, Haiti, where it is partnering with Life Connection Mission. Partnering together provides students aged 5 through adult with the education they need to become self-reliant. By relocating and building a new HCN Student Computer Center, Haitian students in Montrouis will have the resources for English, higher education, and job placement programs.

Potential Long Term Impact

Educating Haitians and providing job placement assistance means Haiti will become more economically stable, alleviating poverty that has crippled Haiti for too long. This project goes beyond helping individual students. All of Haiti will be affected in the long-run.

Funding Information

Total Funding Received to Date: $5,385

Funding Information

This project is now in implementation and no longer available for funding. Received funds will be used to accomplish concrete objectives as indicated in the project's "Activities" section. Updates will be posted under the "Project Report" tab as they become available.

Donors' contributions and pledges to this project totaled $5,385 .  The original project funding goal was $5,000.

Additional Documentation

This project has provided additional documentation in a PDF file (projdoc.pdf).

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Combined with other sources of funding, this project raised enough money to fund the outlined activities and is no longer accepting donations.

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Project Leader

Courtney Rothharpt

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Eprata, PA United States

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Map of Help Build a Student Computer Center in Haiti
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