Build Community-Run Enterprises in Rural Haiti

 
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  • Build Community-Run Enterprises in Rural Haiti posted a progress report
    Organization of the Peasants of Boula Taking Charge!
    By - Marie Marthe Saint Cyr - Executive Director
    Formed in 1975, the Organization of the Peasants of Boula (OPB) has a goal to improve the economic and social conditions of the members and the region.  It began its agricultural activities with 50 members and now has a count of 248 (120 men and 128 women).  In general, the region lacks potable water,...
    • 2 months ago
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  • Build Community-Run Enterprises in Rural Haiti posted a progress report
    Milling Grains Yields Revenue and Food Security
    By - Marie Marthe Saint Cyr - Executive Director
    SUSTAINABILITY When  OBS  partnered with the Lambi Fund of Haiti over 10 years ago to build a grain mill which would be run and operated by the organization member Jean V.  It was one of the first project addressing alimentation and improved working conditions for farmers.  Often they had to walk for...
    • 6 months ago
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  • Build Community-Run Enterprises in Rural Haiti posted a progress report
    Sugarcane Mill is Up and Running in Haiti
    By - Sarah Leavitt - Digital Outreach Manager
    The 89 members of the Partnership for Change in Ravin Olyann (ACHVRO), partnered with the Lambi Fund of Haiti in 2011 to build a sugarcane mill in their community. This mill is now fully operational and has been providing farmers in the area with an affordable and high-quality option for transforming their sugarcane into...
    • 9 months ago
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  • Build Community-Run Enterprises in Rural Haiti has received 1 donation
    • 10 months ago
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  • Build Community-Run Enterprises in Rural Haiti posted a progress report
    4-Day Annual Conference Convenes in Haiti
    By - Sarah Leavitt - Outreach Manager
    This last week, the Lambi Fund of Haiti convened an annual 4-day long conference in the Artibonite region of Haiti.  In all, 36 grassroots leaders from 9 organizations were in attendance.  This intensive training covered a number of important topics including – civil education, human rights, gender equity...
    • 1 year ago
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  • Build Community-Run Enterprises in Rural Haiti has received 1 donation
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  • Build Community-Run Enterprises in Rural Haiti has made updates to their project page.
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  • Build Community-Run Enterprises in Rural Haiti posted a progress report
    Seven Exciting New Projects Launched in Haiti
    By - Sarah Leavitt - Digital Outreach Manager
    So far, in 2013, seven new Lambi Fund of Haiti projects have been launched.  These are exciting initiatives that are uniting communities and producing income generating activities in Haiti. Three community credit funds were recently launched.  These are creating access to affordable loans for members of grassroots...
    • 1 year ago
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  • Build Community-Run Enterprises in Rural Haiti posted a progress report
    Hurricane Sandy Update
    By - Sarah Leavitt - Digital Outreach Manager
    Staff from the Lambi Fund of Haiti met with representatives from 14 grassroots organizations on February 25, 2013 in Les Cayes, Haiti to receive an update on Hurricane Sandy relief efforts.  Following the immense flooding that led to widespread loss of crops and livestock, Lambi Fund mobilized to provide emergency...
    • 1 year ago
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  • Build Community-Run Enterprises in Rural Haiti posted a progress report
    Hurricane Sandy Impacts Communities in Haiti
    By - Sarah Leavitt - Digital Outreach Manager
    In this line of work, you are bound to encounter setbacks from time to time.  Now is one of those occasions.  As you may very well be aware, Hurricane Sandy swept through the Caribbean and Eastern Coast of the United States in late October.  Severe damage was wrought.  While the brunt of the storm...
    • 1 year ago
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  • Build Community-Run Enterprises in Rural Haiti has made updates to their project page.
    • 2 years ago
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  • Build Community-Run Enterprises in Rural Haiti posted a progress report
    Grain Storage Efforts are Changing Community
    By - Sarah Leavitt - Digital Outreach Manager
        Grassroots organizations throughout rural Haiti are making significant strides as they work together to build community-led enterprises in their towns.  One such organization that is lighting a spark in their region is The Youth Association of Sel (AJS).  The 255 youth members are working in...
    • 2 years ago
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  • Build Community-Run Enterprises in Rural Haiti has received 3 donations
    • 2 years ago
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  • Build Community-Run Enterprises in Rural Haiti posted a progress report
    New projects are helping rebuild Haiti
    By - Sarah Leavitt - Digital Outreach Manager
    Lambi Fund recently approved the launch of eight new projects that are helping move rural communities in Haiti along the long path towards recovery.   One exciting project is the creation of a community credit fund for the women's organization AFAGM.  Lambi Fund is providing training and the capital needed to...
    • 2 years ago
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  • Build Community-Run Enterprises in Rural Haiti posted a progress report
    Breeding Goats is a Viable Venture in Haiti
    By - Sarah Leavitt - Digital Outreach Manager
    In order to facilitate long-term rebuilding and growth, Lambi Fund has been working with community organizations throughout Haiti on a variety of projects.  One such venture is with The Peasant Organization of Bige (OPB) to launch a goat breeding enterprise.  Lambi Fund has been training OPB members on modern goat...
    • 2 years ago
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  • Build Community-Run Enterprises in Rural Haiti posted a progress report
    "Ve ki le?"...Around what time?
    By - Marie Marthe Saint Cyr - Executive Director
    On this day, just two short years ago, tragedy struck and turned Haiti’s world upside down.  The impact of the earthquake on January 12, 2010 reverberated deeply throughout the country – forever changing each Haitian’s life.  More than just homes and office buildings were destroyed.  Over...
    • 2 years ago
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  • Build Community-Run Enterprises in Rural Haiti posted a progress report
    Lambi Fund's 2010 Annual Report
    By - Sarah Leavitt - Digital Outreach Manager
    The Lambi Fund of Haiti's 2010 Annual Report is here!  Your support on the project "Rebuild Community-Run Enterprises in Rural Haiti" played a pivotal role in our response after the earthquake.  Click here to download the report to read how Lambi Fund mobilized grassroots organizations, pooled resources,...
    • 3 years ago
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  • Build Community-Run Enterprises in Rural Haiti has received 6 donations
    • 3 years ago
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  • Build Community-Run Enterprises in Rural Haiti posted a progress report
    Lambi Fund runs microcredit workshops
    By - Sarah Leavitt - Digital Outreach Manager
    An important part of rebuilding after the earthquake has been providing rural communities with the capital they need to make investments in their economies and small business enterprises.  Funding community-led microcredit enterprises is just the beginning.  Lambi Fund has been busy running microcredit workshops...
    • 3 years ago
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  • Build Community-Run Enterprises in Rural Haiti posted a progress report
    Moving forward, one step at a time.
    By - Sarah Leavitt - Digital Outreach Manager
    Communities in rural Haiti are hard at work rebuilding their lives post-earthquake.  The signs of recovery are small and sometimes easy to miss – but they are there.  Take for instance members of the Center for Plantain Propagation (CPP) in Northwest Haiti.  This cooperative of over 1,000 farmers is...
    • 3 years ago
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  • Build Community-Run Enterprises in Rural Haiti posted a progress report
    There IS hope in Haiti
    By - Sarah Leavitt - Digital Outreach Manager
    It has been one year since the earthquake in Haiti and Lambi Fund has been working hard with partner organizations to strengthen and rebuild community-run enterprises.  Please read the following one year report from Lambi Fund's Executive Director for updates on what Lambi Fund has been doing to provide relief and to...
    • 3 years ago
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  • Build Community-Run Enterprises in Rural Haiti posted a progress report
    Women Lead Rebuilding in Haiti
    By - Sarah Leavitt - Digital Outreach Manager
    Lambi Fund staff and board members recently returned from a field visit with partner organizations in Northwest Haiti to assess how communities are doing post-quake.  This was a wonderful opportunity to talk with locals about the earthquake’s impact on their communities and how local organizations banded together...
    • 4 years ago
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  • Build Community-Run Enterprises in Rural Haiti has received 4 donations
    • 4 years ago
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  • Build Community-Run Enterprises in Rural Haiti posted a progress report
    Small loans making a difference for women in Haiti
    By - Sarah Leavitt - Digital Outreach Manager
    It’s been six months since January’s devastating earthquake hit Haiti. To say it’s been difficult for Haitians to get back on their feet is an understatement, yet thanks to your generosity many small merchants have been able to continue working. Following the earthquake, small merchants like Georges Ycelda...
    • 4 years ago
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  • Build Community-Run Enterprises in Rural Haiti has been approved to be on GlobalGiving!
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Organization

Lambi Fund of Haiti

Washington, DC, United States
http://www.lambifund.org

Project Leader

Marie Marthe Saint Cyr

Executive Director
Washington, DC United States

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