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Ecole Communautaire Foyer des Enfants

The founder and principal are married and refer to this school as their family. The community of Foyer des Enfants des Desbayes is home to many voodoosants, and where our first campaign #TeachersFirst was filmed in 2015. The founder was originally a Zanmi Lasante health agent in the area when she observed the large number of children not going to school because of lack of access and decided it was her duty to build one.

Access from Mirebalais: An hour or less by car, no walking 

FOUNDED: 2010

PRINCIPAL: Sauveur Jeremie

FOUNDER: Solene Belizaine

SUPERVISOR: Virgile Franckel 

GRADES: k-8

 

A Quick Look

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45%

Girls

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55%

Boys

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15

Teachers

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437

Students


 
 
 

 

Ongoing Support

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Teacher Training

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Materials + Supplies

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CURRICULUM DEVELOPMENT

 
 

Ongoing Development

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INFRASTRUCTURE SUPPORT

STATUS:
Phase 4

 

 
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Water + SANITATION PROGRAMS

STATUS:
Phase 4

 

 
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HEALTH + Nutrition PROGRAMS

STATUS:
Phase 3

 

 
 

 

PHASES OF SUPPORT

 
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Sponsor This School

AN INVESTMENT OF $25,000 SERVES 437 STUDENTS FOR ONE YEAR

When you sponsor a Summits school you are investing in the promise of a bright future for the children of Haiti. Our mission at Summits is nothing less than changing the trajectory of a generation of Haitians to aim for a better life, a more sustainable community, and a vibrant and productive country. To achieve this goal, we are committed to providing the very best education to our students, by training their teachers, building their schools and supporting them as they reach far beyond the mountains of the Central Plateau to realize their most ambitious dreams. When you sponsor a Summits school you are helping to make dreams come true.