You build a future on a solid foundation
The January 12, 2010 Haitian earthquake left 1,000,000 people homeless. 600,000 remain homeless today, nearly 40% of them children. Without a permanent home, there is no school for the kids and stable employment is difficult for the parents. 200,000 housing units are needed, but the government of Haiti estimates it will take up to 10 years to build them all. Your Investment in secure housing can help brighten the future of an entire generation.
Paint a Room or a Home
When a family moves from a tent to
a house, paint can make the house a
$30 paints a child’s room
$400 paints an entire home
Build a Home for a Family of 3 – 5
Move an entire family out of a tent and into permanent, secure housing.
$1500 buys a lot to build on
$4890 builds a home for 3-5
Build a Home for 5-7 People
Sometimes there needs to be more
room. Build a home large enough
for a family of 5-7 people, or build a
home for 4 families.
$7360 builds a home for 5-7
$19,831 builds a four-plex suitable for 4 families
$50 buys a share in a home
Support a Building Mission
Support a team of builders as they construct a home and teach local Haitians the skills to build more.
$50 for a share in a mission
$1,050 for mission scholarship
$1,800 to take a mission trip
*All items listed on the Invest for Life web pages, or shown in the Invest for Life catalog are merely suggestions. While we will do our best to direct your donation to the area(s) designated by you, World Wide Village reserves the right to direct all donations to where they are most needed at any given time.