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Kwasans is a Creole word meaning ‘growth’. At the Kwasans Foundation we are passionate about seeing growth in every facet of Haitian livelihood. By taking a holistic and sustainable approach to development, including nutrition and social enterprise initiatives, we are ultimately empowering Haitians Helping Haitians.

Nutrition & Education

Working to improve the cognitive development of Haitian school children through extensive nutrient testing, ultimately striving to eradicate LF & Iodine Deficiency Disorders.

  • LYMPHATIC FILARIASIS (LF) CLINIC

  • SHIPPABLE LIBRARIES

  • HAITI SALT PROJECT

  • BON SEL DAYITI FORTIFIED SALT INITIATIVE

Social Enterprise

Kwasans is working with existing Haitian organizations, focusing on equipping Haitians with the resources needed to support and bolster their existing capabilities.
  • ENTREPRENEURIAL CENTER

  • KWASANS FC

  • MAILBOXES ETC

Our Lady's Partners

Kwasans has formed with the University of Notre Dame South Bend and the University of Notre Dame Haiti – Hinche along with the University of Zurich ZTH. 

We would then list our collaborators with a short bio and a picture on each.

Dr. Jessica Farebrother
Fr. Herald

With your support, our high-impact initiatives will continue enriching the soil. Planting seeds. Empowering Haitians helping Haitians.

Haiti has had its challenges. Yes, a vast understatement. Haiti has potential. Also a vast understatement!

Kwasans cannot continue its work to help empower Haitians helping Haitians without the generous support of caring people just like you. Please help revitalize this beautiful country and its resourceful and amazing people by donating to the cause today.

We are proud of Kwasans’ long term association with University of Notre Dame Haiti. Supporting existing Haitian institutions is central to our mission. We feel that Haitians are best able to help their countrymen and women.

Kwasans Foundation is a non-profit, 501(c)(3) philanthropic organization. With an overhead of zero, 100% of your donations go to the Haitian people.

In Memory of Clarence "Earl" Carter

Earl was personally and passionately committed to helping the people of Haiti through the elimination of Lymphatic Filariasis and the prevention of Iodine Deficiency Disorders. His selfless and unsung efforts, ministering with the Congregation of The Holy Cross in Christ’s name, impacted the lives of millions and the course of a nation.

Hear him share about Bon Sel Dayiti, a salt factory that we support in Haiti in this video (starting at 01:41).

For more information on how you can contribute to Earl’s memory, please click here