Jobs are hard to come by in Haiti, and it’s the little ones who suffer most. One in ten kids live in an orphanage, and 80% of them have living parents who simply cannot afford to care for them due to widespread unemployment. Haiti Babi provides jobs to moms in Haiti so they can earn a sustainable living wage, provide for their children, and keep their families together.
When you give a woman a job she invests in her family and the local economy, decreasing the need for traditional aid.
A Haiti Babi mom earns more than twice the minimum wage, which allows her to cover her family’s basic needs and gives her the opportunity to save for the future.
Haiti Babi’s economic multiplier is more than six, which means that one job at Haiti Babi helps to create six additional jobs in Haiti.