Posted on 02/14/2014
Port-au-Prince, 12 February 2014—Djennie (Jane) Dorvilier of Montreal, Canada is the winner of the "It’s Our Business to Unleash Haiti’s Prosperity" contest.
Posted on 04/05/2013
Port-au-Prince, April 5th—Zafèn is celebrating three years of entrepreneurial success and Global Crowdfunding Day. Since launching in April 2010, Zafèn has surpassed expectations by raising $1.6 million for 300 entrepreneurs in 33 cities around the country and donating to worthy social projects.
Posted on 09/07/2012
Posted on 08/15/2012
Ever heard the expression that it is better to teach a man (or woman!) how to fish, then to feed him (or her)? The whole concept behind the organization Zafèn was created with that maxim in mind.
Posted on 08/12/2012
Posted on 07/25/2012
U.S. Sec of State Hillary Clinton praised Zafèn’s own Katleen Felix at the Global Diaspora Forum in Washington! See what’s going on right this minute at the International Diaspora Engagement Alliance (IdEA) conference.
Posted on 04/14/2011
Posted on 03/25/2011
Chicago Zafèn Supporters! Please come: April 1 – for Taste for Zafen, A Chocolate, Wine and Cheese Benefit featuring entrepreneurs supporting entrepreneurs, from Chicago to Haiti. 5 – 7:30 pm at DePaul Center. More info to come very shortly.
Posted on 02/08/2011
The Vincentian Studies Institute at DePaul University is proud to announce the debut of the Vincentian History Research Network (VHRN) .
The Vincentian Studies Institute at DePaul University is proud to announce the debut of the Vincentian History Research Network (VHRN) - a dynamic, multi-lingual online forum designed for researchers and scholars on topics related to Zafèn partner, the Worldwide Vincentian Family. Click here to learn more.
Posted on 01/17/2011
As a gift to start the New Year, Mercy Corps is contributing 50% of the outstanding loan amounts to the projects listed below, up to $15,000. Its generosity is made possible by support from Western Union. Mercy Corps exists to alleviate suffering, poverty and oppression by helping people build secure, productive and just communities. This goal is achieved by blending sustainable, entrepreneurial strategies with a deep knowledge of local culture and context. The projects supported include: Jardin de Bethlehem, Planteurs Unis de Poirier (PUP), Pwodwi Nana, Coin D'Art, Adonai Boucherie, Ti Kay Bet Dayiti, Tatie's Home, SOVEJEH, and Michou's Enchanted Garden. ODEFE and La Baguette also received $500 each to support their activities.