About Us

Founded in 2003, the Haitian Education Project, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization that aims to build self-sufficient communities in Haiti through effective education programs. We believe that education is a requirement for lasting social and economic development. With this belief as our guiding principle, we are dedicated to strengthening communities in Haiti by addressing educational and economic challenges critical to reducing poverty.

Our Mission

Our mission is to save lives in Haiti by increasing access to high-quality education and creating economic opportunities for the Haitian people.

Our Vision

We envision a thriving Haiti, where all Haitians have an opportunity for a better life.

Our Motto

Educate to save lives

Our Values

All of our projects and activities are rooted in the values of service, team spirit, empowerment, pride, and self-sufficiency (STEPS). We follow these STEPS toward building better living conditions for the Haitian people.

Board Of Directors

Marie J. Frazier, Chairman

Tania Marcel, Vice Chairman

Laude Saint-Preux, President

Dieulin Joanis, Senior Vice President

Dr. Mario Pascal Charles, Vice President

Jessica Doricent, Recording Secretary

Jocelyne Bel, Treasurer

Dr. Linda Tavernier-Almada, Director of Education

Angela Vitiello, Member (Education Committee)

Eric Theodore, Member

Karina L. Labossiere, Member

Team Leaders


Leonel Theard, Port-au-Prince
Evens Valcourt, Port-au-Prince
Marie Vonette Bernadin Joseph, Port-au-Prince
Marckens Armony, Port-au-Prince

Wilfrid Antenor, Port-au-Prince

Micheline Daquin, Port-au-Prince

Rose Carmelle Belizaire, Fort Liberté

Edxon Francisque, Fort-Liberté

Guerda Michel Dazemar, Cap-Haitien

United States of America

Dr. Frantz Aubry, New York

Martine Nelson, Florida

South America

Peguy Fils-Aime, Brazil


Barbara Giuliano Di Fabio, Italy

Student Ambassadors


Mitchisca Calixte

Florida International University (FIU)


Calebe Bois