Haiti: Micro-Credit Fund for Youth

by Lambi Fund of Haiti
Haiti: Micro-Credit Fund for Youth


Help 50 young farmers buy seeds and tools and get training on organic farming. The crops they raise will help feed their families and provide an income from sales at the local market.

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Members of the Youth Association of Sica are poor. Many young people remain without work. The group asked the Lambi Fund for a micro-credit fund that would seed small organic farming enterprises for its members and provide capital to set up a small business at the local market.


Lambi seeds the loans to 50 members to buy supplies to start farming or to purchase goods to start small market enterprises. Lambi works with the farmers on organic farming techniques and trains the entrepreneurs on business management skills.

Long-Term Impact

Within six months, 50 young people will have a full stomach, have enough food to help feed their families, and be on the road to working their way out of poverty.

Additional Documentation

This project has provided additional documentation in a Microsoft Word file (projdoc.doc).


Organization Information

Lambi Fund of Haiti

Location: Washington, DC - USA
Facebook: Facebook Page
Twitter: @LambiFund
Project Leader:
Desteni Rivers
Port au Prince, Haiti

Funded Project!

Thanks to 12 donors like you, a total of $1,625 was raised for this project on GlobalGiving. 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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