Children
 Haiti
Project #17865

Send Chanini to School for a Year

A microproject by International Disaster Volunteers (IDV)
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Summary

This project will provide a full year of education for Chanini. 8 year old Chanini was cared for by her grandmother before the earthquake along with 9 other kids. But after the earthquake, their grandmother couldn't afford to care for the 10 children in her care, so she gave Chanini to the orphanage. Chanini loves to sing and dance, and she looks forward to school every day. With your help, we'll be able to provide her with the education she needs to build a secure future.
$355.00
total raised
1
donor
0
monthly donors
2
years active

Challenge

As an orphan, Chanini is among the most vulnerable of Haitian children. There are no free schools in Port au Prince available, so the orphanage must employ its own teachers and run its own school. Lack of education locks kids like Chanini into a cycle of poverty. Ensuring access to school not only helps Chanini, but strengthens Haitian communities in the long-term.

Solution

Chanini has lived her whole life in poverty. She needs a quality education to find a prosperous future. Your donations will give her that education and set her on the road to a brighter tomorrow.

Long-Term Impact

Access to education will give Chanini the skills she needs to find a stable job and escape poverty when she's older.

Resources

http:/​/​www.idvolunteers.org

Organization Information

International Disaster Volunteers (IDV)

Location: Bristol, Somerset - United Kingdom
Website: http:/​/​www.idvolunteers.org
Project Leader:
Emma Taylor
Enderby, Licester United Kingdom

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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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