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WHY WE DO IT

We believe in the power of education. Feeding the minds of the young is an investment in the future.

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Haiti ranks 168 out of 187 on the 2014 Human Development Index. 59% of the population lives on less than USD $2 per day.

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30% of children do not make it to 3rd grade, 60% abandon before sixth grade and 50% do not attend school.

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Approximately 80% of teachers have not received any pre-service training.

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Only about 30% of Haitians 25 and above attended secondary school.

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Haiti’s literacy rate is approximately 60%.

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90% of primary schools are non –public and managed by communities, NGOs or religious organizations.

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