Programs


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Root Capital

- Announced: November 12, 2010
- Type: Grant
- Amount: $1,000,000
- Purpose: To provide loans to promising Haitian small and growing businesses.

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Fonkoze 
- Announced: 10/12/10
- Type: Grant
- Amount: $500,000
- Purpose: To establish the FONKOZE Business Analyst Network and a Voucher Program for a network of pre-certified Haitian Service Providers.

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GHESKIO

- Announced: 10/12/10
- Type: Second Grant
- Amount: $908,700
- Purpose: To provide continued medical care including cholera treatment and training centers; maintain operations of a pre-K and elementary school; workforce development program in construction trades and marketable skills; and expand microcredit services to eligible tent residences.

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BrandAid
- Announced: 08/09/10
- Type: Grant
- Amount: $48,000
- Purpose: To urgently rebuild nine artisan workshops in Jacmel that were destroyed by the earthquake and supply resources to help them fulfill orders for Macy's "Heart of Haiti" collection.

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Technoserve Haiti Hope Project
- Announced: 08/09/10
- Type: Grant
Amount: $550,600
Purpose: To improve the value chain for Haitian smallholders cultivating mangoes and increase long-term income for approximately 25,000 families.
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UEH Science and Engineering School
- Announced: 08/09/10
- Type: Grant
- Amount: $970,000
- Purpose: To build and equip temporary classrooms at the Universite d'Etat du Haiti (UEH) to allow the school to restart. FDS courses include advanced physics, chemistry, geoscience, engineering, and computer science, which are all important skills in preparing Haitian students to play a leadership role in Haiti.

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Aid to Artisans
- Announced: 07/07/10
- Type: Grant
- Amount: $380,000
- Purpose: To re-establish 3,000 artisan production jobs, expand retails revenues by 10-15% through product development and design consulting, and generate orders worth a projected $400,000.

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BRAC
- Announced: 07/07/10
- Type: Grant
- Amount: $250,000
- Purpose: To establish a Haitian Limb and Brace Center to help disabled Haitians to return to school and to rejoin the Haitian workforce.

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HELP-Haitian Emergency Liquidity Fund
- Announced: 07/07/10
- Type: Grant
- Amount: $250,000
- Purpose: To inject liquidity into key micro-finance institutions.

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INDEPCO
- Announced: 07/07/10
- Type: Grant
- Amount: $245,000
- Purpose: To rebuild and restore Haiti's largest network of garment micro-entrepreneurs. 

Initial Programs

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American Jewish World Service

- Announced: 02/01/10
- Type: Grant
- Amount: $100,000
- Purpose: To provide temporary shelter, medical assistance, food, and water for peasant farmers in Jacmel.

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Catholic Relief Services

- Announced: 01/28/10
- Type: Grant
- Amount: $300,000
- Purpose: For immediate relief supplies.

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Concern Worldwide US

- Announced: 01/28/10
- Type: Grant
- Amount: $500,000
- Purpose: For relief supplies, materials, and construction (water purification tablets, hygiene kits, mosquito nets, temporary latrines, jerry cans) targeting 50,000 survivors living in Saint Martin and Martissant.

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Episcopal Relief and Development
- Announced: 01/29/10
- Type: Grant
- Amount: $315,000
- Purpose: To help run their 30,000 sq. ft. medical clinic in Leogane for two months.

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GHESKIO

- Announced: 01/28/10
- Type: First Grant
- Amount: $600,000
- Purpose: To operate their Port-Au-Prince clinic, which has been transformed into a refugee camp, serving 5,000 patients with medical care, food, and water.

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Habitat for Humanity
- Announced: 01/28/10
- Type: Grant
- Amount: $300,000
- Purpose: For emergency shelter kits, which include: tarpaulins, rope, duct tape, and a hammer, all used for building temporary shelters that help safeguard families against the elements. A chisel and hacksaw help with salvaging materials from collapsed houses. Buckets are used for debris removal and for carrying water. Gloves and masks in the kits help provide protection during cleanup.

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International Medical Corps
- Announced: 01/28/10
- Type: Grant
- Amount: $500,000
- Purpose: To support mobile clinics in Haiti.

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Plan International
- Announced: 01/28/10
- Type: Grant
- Amount: $115,000
- Purpose: To purchase water tablets, food, hygiene supplies, and household items.

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UNICEF
- Announced: 01/29/10
- Type: Grant
- Amount: $500,000
- Purpose: To support emergency education for children whose schooling has been disrupted by the earthquake.

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University of Miami Global Institute/Project Medishare
- Announced: 01/29/10
- Type: Grant
- Amount: $500,000
- Purpose: To support ongoing medical relief efforts for earthquake survivors.

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World Food Program
- Announced: 01/29/10
- Type: Grant
- Amount: $500,000
- Purpose: To provide food for earthquake survivors.