“Pollution is nothing but resources we are not harvesting.” – R. Buckminster Fuller Here at Haiti Communitere, one central mission of ours is to experiment with different methods of upscaling the overwhelming waste streams of Port au Prince into valuable resources. Upscaling goes beyond traditional recycling – instead of recycling waste into the same things [...]
When a disaster strikes, Communitere responds within hours. Our assessment team works with community members and organizations to determine their needs and provides immediate emergency services support.
Through a ground up approach, Communitere launches location-specific relief programs that foster connectivity. Our programs aim to fill gaps in humanitarian assistance and promote sustainable resource use.
Communitere adopts meaningful exit strategies. Where appropriate, we help create lasting infrastructures that can be used and maintained by local communities. We empower disaster survivors to renew their communities with their ideas & their goals.
Communities United in Response Relief and Renewal.
Every day, the team at Haiti Communitere strives to empower Haitian communities. As an organization, we function largely on the generosity of friends, volunteers and donors from around the world. Now we are preparing to pay rent for another year, and we are calling upon our friends and partners to help. It costs $30,000 to [...]
Artists and educators are kicking off 2013 with a workshop at Haiti Communitere’s new Project HOPE Art Center. Two events will be held in Port-au-Prince (January 5th) and in Sakala (January 6th). Project HOPE Art is offering the first official ‘Teacher Training Workshop’ at Haiti Communitere’s new workshop. This new program, focusing on both Art [...]