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Haiti get US$1 Million

PostPosted: Sun Oct 29, 2006 11:27 am
by KarenS
CORAL GABLES, Fla. - Gov. Jeb Bush announced Friday that Florida has allocated $1 million to help Haiti as it seeks to rebuild its economy and infrastructure.

The money, approved by the Florida Legislature, will be used to help implement a series of recommendations provided last year by the governor's Haitian Advisory Group. The state will work with a local nonprofit group to channel the money toward professional and technical exchange programs, as well as educational support, business development and educational programs.

For the full article go <a href="http://www.bradenton.com/mld/bradenton/15867338.htm">here.</a>