Education  Haiti Project #26484

Give Fabiola job skills

A microproject by International Disaster Volunteers (IDV)
Give Fabiola job skills


This project will provide a year of English Education for Fabiola. Fabiola joined the English in Mind (EIM) Institute just over a year ago, and she's sometimes still a little shy, but her attendance and eagerness to learn English is impressive. Fabiola will use her language skills to find dignified, living wage employment - but she can't afford to pay for her own school. That's why she needs donors like you!

total raised
monthly donors


More than two thirds of Haitian adults lack formal employment and more than 50% of the population lives on less than $2 a day. Despite high unemployment, there is actually a shortage of skilled labour in Port-au-Prince. English speakers can find work in hotels, restaurants, and offices, yet there are virtually no free English schools. Most Haitians, including Fabiola, cannot afford to attend these schools. Without the means to develop their skills, many are left trapped in poverty.


Your donations will help support EIM's running costs, so all that Fabiola has to bring is her text-book and hunger for knowledge. By ensuring that Fabiola can continue studying English at the EIM Institute, you'll help her develop the skills she needs to find dignified, secure employment.

Long-Term Impact

Your donations will give Fabiola the means to support herself and her family into the future. This will let her escape poverty for good.


Organization Information

International Disaster Volunteers (IDV)

Location: Bristol, Somerset - United Kingdom
Facebook: Facebook Page
Twitter: @IDVMedia
International Disaster Volunteers (IDV)
Andy Chaggar
Project Leader:
Andy Chaggar
Bristol , Somerset United Kingdom

Funded Project!

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

Still want to help?

Find another project in Haiti or in Education that needs your help.
Find a Project

Learn more about GlobalGiving

Teenage Science Students
Vetting +
Due Diligence


Woman Holding a Gift Card
Gift Cards

Young Girl with a Bicycle

Get incredible stories, promotions, and matching offers in your inbox

WARNING: Javascript is currently disabled or is not available in your browser. GlobalGiving makes extensive use of Javascript and will not function properly with Javascript disabled. Please enable Javascript and refresh this page.