The Federation of Regional Haitian Diaspora Associations (FAREHD) is a non-profit organization dedicated to the development of Haiti. FAREHD's mission is to unite Haitians living abroad and encourage their active involvement in the development of their respective regions of origin.
Education is a fundamental right and a crucial factor in reducing poverty and improving the quality of life. In Haiti, however, access to quality education remains a significant challenge. This is where FAREHD steps in, with its Scholarship Funds project.
The Scholarship Funds project is one of FAREHD's flagship initiatives. It is currently being implemented in all ten departments of Haiti, providing scholarships to children who would otherwise be unable to afford an education.
The project has already made a significant impact. In the 2014/2015 school year alone, 74 children were able to attend school thanks to these scholarships. But the need is still great, with tens of thousands of children on waiting lists.
FAREHD plays a crucial role in the implementation of the Scholarship Funds project. The organization works closely with local communities, schools, and other stakeholders to ensure the scholarships reach those who need them most.
Collaboration with local communities is a key aspect of the project. By working closely with these communities, FAREHD ensures that the scholarships are distributed fairly and effectively.
Despite the success of the project, challenges remain. The waiting list for scholarships is long, with tens of thousands of children hoping for the chance to attend school.
The Scholarship Funds project relies on the generosity of donors. With more contributors, FAREHD could provide scholarships to all the children on the waiting list.
The Future of the Scholarship Funds Project
The Scholarship Funds project has already made a significant impact, but there is still much work to be done. With continued support, FAREHD can ensure that every child in Haiti has the opportunity to receive a quality education.
The Role of Donors in Shaping Haiti's Future
Donors play a crucial role in the success of the Scholarship Funds project. By contributing to this initiative, donors are not just supporting individual students; they are helping to shape the future of Haiti.