Steven Werlin

Steven Werlin is currently a Regional Director of Chemen Lavi Miyò (Pathway to a better Life), a program developed and implemented by Fonkoze, Haiti’s largest micro finance organization. Steven has been living in Haiti since January 2005. He The program aims at the particular needs of the extreme poor, and helps them develop the income and the life skills they need to lift their families out of the worst of Haiti’s poverty.

By Steven Werlin


Catalyzing Graduation with Village Savings and Loan Associations

In Haiti, Fonkoze recognized a need for post-graduation support for participants of its Chemen Lavi Miyò (CLM) (Pathway to a Better Life) program. One of the most promising solutions to date is the village savings and loan association (VSLA).