Trade Tools for Entrepreneurs in Haiti

by A Self-Help Assistance Program (ASAP)
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Trade Tools for Entrepreneurs in Haiti
Trade Tools for Entrepreneurs in Haiti
Trade Tools for Entrepreneurs in Haiti
Trade Tools for Entrepreneurs in Haiti
Trade Tools for Entrepreneurs in Haiti
Trade Tools for Entrepreneurs in Haiti
Trade Tools for Entrepreneurs in Haiti
Trade Tools for Entrepreneurs in Haiti
Trade Tools for Entrepreneurs in Haiti
Trade Tools for Entrepreneurs in Haiti
Trade Tools for Entrepreneurs in Haiti
Trade Tools for Entrepreneurs in Haiti
Trade Tools for Entrepreneurs in Haiti
Trade Tools for Entrepreneurs in Haiti
Trade Tools for Entrepreneurs in Haiti
Trade Tools for Entrepreneurs in Haiti
Trade Tools for Entrepreneurs in Haiti
Trade Tools for Entrepreneurs in Haiti
Trade Tools for Entrepreneurs in Haiti

Summary

You can help a family survive in Haiti. Trade tools will empower 100 vocational school graduates to put their skills to work. To earn a living. In the US, volunteers work together to refurbish tool donations - keeping tools out of landfills - and putting them into the hands of young entrepreneurs.

$3,700
total raised
49
donors
0
monthly donors
1
fundraiser
14
years

Challenge

There are few jobs in Haiti. Even with vocational skills, employees are required to have their own tools to get a job. But buying tools is out of reach for the majority of students, even the poor quality tools that are available in Haiti. Tools For Empowerment provides 100 vocational graduates in Haiti with good quality, durable tools.

Solution

Tools will empower graduates with the tools to practice their craft, put their newly acquired skills to work to earn a living and help rebuild their country.

Long-Term Impact

Breaking the cycle of hunger and poverty, one graduate at a time. Successful entrepreneurs not only meet their family's needs, but will create jobs in their communities. This will improve the economy, as these proficient and experienced crcraftsman provide much needed goods and services.

Additional Documentation

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

Resources

Organization Information

A Self-Help Assistance Program (ASAP)

Location: Newnan, GA - USA
Website:
Project Leader:
Elizabeth Arsenault
Peachtree City, GA United States

Funded Project!

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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