Photo credit : Maison d’Haïti
Technical assistance loan
Presentation of the enterprise
Founded in 1972, maison d’haïti is a community organization dedicated to the education and integration of immigrants—individuals and families—and the promotion of their cultural presence.
“The focus of our work at la maison d’Haïti is to support people to become more independent, in accordance with the idea that people are independent individuals capable of critical thinking and change. The notion of citizenship is what constitutes the strength of la maison d’Haiti, ensuring the consistency of its interventions.
Marjorie Villefranche, Executive Director
Awards and distinctions
- Black history month panel award, 2016
- Nelson mandela award, from the 1804 fund, 2014
- Marjorie villefranche was named personality of the week by la presseand radio-canada for her work with la maison d’haïti in 2012