Are you wondering who sits on the Caneille Regional Development Board? We recently interviewed Jenny Jansen. Jenny has been part of the CRDF board since January 2014. Tell us about yourself: where are you from, background (work and school) and one-two fun facts about yourself. I was born and raised right here in Appleton, WI. I … Continue reading Who Sits on The CRDF Board?
The Top Eight Reasons to Volunteer CRDF is fortunate to have had many volunteers help us over the past twelve years. Volunteers host fundraisers, serve on the board, and even travel to Haiti to help with projects. We have a brat fry on Friday, August 17th at Festival Foods on College in Appleton, 10am-5pm. Like … Continue reading The Top Eight Reasons to Volunteer
Since 2006, the Caneille Regional Development Fund has educated over 700 individual students as well as coordinated adult literacy classes, seed distributions, and emergency medical transport. However, our recent community survey shows there is more work to do: “Education is the single most important determinant of an individual’s ability to escape poverty in Haiti.” … Continue reading Matching Campaign
Ten elected officials from Haiti visited Appleton, WI to attend a Leadership, Creative Solutions, and Community Development Workshop hosted by the Caneille Regional Development Fund. You can read about the first few days of the workshop here. On Tuesday, May 15, the group started at Appleton Coworking where they participated in a discussion about local … Continue reading Haitian Leaders Finish CRDF Workshop
The Caneille Regional Development Fund is currently hosting a Leadership, Creative Solutions, and Community Development Workshop for a group of community leaders from rural Haiti. The ten elected CASEC members arrived in Appleton on May 9th and will continue their workshop before returning to Haiti at the end of the week. Now halfway through their … Continue reading Workshop & Upcoming Community Talk