Increase Adult Literacy in Haiti
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For the people on the remote island of La Gonâve, Haiti, literacy opens doors to better jobs, civic involvement and voting, and the ability to help their children learn in school.
La Gonâve Haiti Partnership provides Haitian adults access to this critical aspect of education. And although their program only calls for two classes each week, their students are so enthusiastic that classes often meet four times a week instead. Both men and women dress up for class and are proud of what they have learned.
You can help. Just $10 provides one month of literacy training for one adult. This helps fund the workbooks and notebooks they use in class, as well as the salaries of the dedicated educators who teach them.
Update from the Field
The La Gonâve Haiti Partnership works with rural communities on the island of La Gonâve in the areas of education, economic development, and healthcare. Our mission is to equip Haitians with the skills and resources needed to achieve their goals for a better life. We offer partnership and accompaniment rather than aid.
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