EGI's Impact

So Far we have 

  • Trained over 50 entrepreneurs via the Business Plan Bootcamp and local workshop series
  • Found investments for and helped formalize and launch six businesses across a range of industries including solar energy, agriculture, and footwear
  • Sustained a system where entrepreneurs have access to information and resources otherwise unavailable to them, such as lawyers, experienced mentors, prospective partners and investors, and EGI credibility when approaching financial institutions
  • Provided for 12 MBAs to visit and learn in Haiti: six have lived in Haiti and led three two month Business Plan Bootcamp cohorts, and six visited for a week-long immersion trip 
  • Surpassed 2015 program goals and provided even more support to our Businesses