The cost of one mamit (bucket of charcoal) in Haiti is 35 Gourdes (85 cents). One meal requires one mamit. The average daily salary in Haiti is $2 per day. It is easy to see why Haiti needs our help. TWP is bringing fuel-efficient stoves to Haiti, helping to reduce fuel costs and deforestation. Click here to help.
Thank you to Ray Tollison for this wonderful photo. Please visit Ray’s website to see more of his amazing work! Also, read about Ray’s five-year photographic project, Lespwa Haiti, which will follow efforts to rebuild the country in the wake of the January 2010 earthquake.