Food For The Poor Canada provides aid and sustainable development to communities across the Caribbean and Latin America, with a focus on Jamaica and Haiti. With an annual budget of approximately $3.5 million (including cash and in-kind), Food For The Poor Canada aims to empower communities to lift themselves out of poverty through holistic and community-led programming in:
Through a profound understanding of the communities we work with and an established network of local partners, Food For The Poor Canada delivers immediate, efficient and need-responsive aid and development. Primarily serving Jamaica and Haiti we ship and distribute food, medicines, educational supplies, build homes and schools, train teachers, and develop income generating projects.
In the last 8 years, Food For The Poor Canada has built 20 schools, trained over 100 teachers, built homes following the 2010 earthquake in Haiti and has shipped over $16,000,000 in medical, food and educational donations.