July 24, 2022 – August 13, 2022
To be a model entrepreneurship ecosystem for Haiti-based entrepreneurs and beyond
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 by hosting them in the United States for the summer. Typically, participants are from Haiti. However, the 2022 Cohort will be the first bi-national cohort to host participants from Haiti and the United States.
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 commit to implement attained knowledge, resources, and solutions to their businesses and local communities. Our mission is to provide entrepreneurship education and connect 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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