Due to COVID-19, the 2020 BEL program has been postponed until 2021. Applications for the 2021 cohort have been suspended until further notice.
July 2021 – August 2021
Providing Entrepreneurship Education and Connecting Haiti-based Entrepreneurs to Resources.
Vision: Haiti is a developed nation!
The BEL Initiative Fellowship is an entrepreneurship program of the Georgia Haitian-American Chamber of Commerce that provides entrepreneurship education, mentorship, access, and exposure to entrepreneurs from Haiti by hosting them in the United States for the summer.
During the program, selected fellows are exposed to opportunities to improve their business acumen, refine existing ideas, and connect to resources. After the program, fellows return to Haiti committed to implement attained knowledge, resources, and solutions to their businesses and local communities. Our mission is to provide entrepreneurship education and connect Haiti-based entrepreneurs to resources. Our vision is that Haiti is a developed nation in our lifetime.
This summer, 11 entrepreneurs from Haiti participated as the 2019 Cohort of the BEL Initiative, an entrepreneurial program of the Georgia Haitian-American Chamber of Commerce, Inc (GAHCCI). The program which stands for Business, Entrepreneurship and Leadership exist to provide education, mentorship, access and
Programs such as BEL not only have many moving parts, but also require funds to operate smoothly and successfully. We invite everyone to donate what they can to a cause that can change lives, communities and countries. Click below to make a contribution!
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