Haven US is a non profit 501(c)(3) organization building sustainable communities in Haiti through housing,training,&community development.
is a non governmental, non political, non religious organisation working to build sustainable communities,
through the provision of housing, and emergency relief by implementing community development programmes in Haiti.
What Haven does
Haven's focus is on shelter, water and sanitation, emergency relief and the provision of training. These programmes run throughout the year. By training, upskilling and employing local Haitian people Haven is creating jobs and encouraging local trade and industry. Schools, playgrounds, and commnuity buildings are key elements of Haven's community building projects.
By training, up-skilling and employing local Haitian people throughout the year, Haven is creating jobs, encouraging local trade and promoting industry. Homes, community buildings and house upgrades are key elements of Haven's projects.
As well as employing over 600 people on these projects Haven has also brought Irish and US volunteers for one week periods to Haiti to assist with the building of houses & help fund the cost of building materials to make these building projects feasible.
Since the earthquake hit Haiti's capital city, Port au Prince, on January 12th, 2010, Haven has been working in affected areas providing emergency relief to those most in need.
To date Haven has: