Impact Stories

Meet CEI: Welele, Percussionist, Choreographer, Poet, Journalist, Television Correspondent and Producer


“I have been playing drums onstage since I was a child,” says Welele. “I consider myself an evolving human being who is preparing myself and my generation to strengthen the world with love, respect, and acceptance.” Welele first worked with CEI in June 2016, when he brought MobiCine to music camp participants in Jeannette. We … Continue reading Meet CEI: Welele, Percussionist, Choreographer, Poet, Journalist, Television Correspondent and Producer

Meet CEI: Franck Toussaint, Goat Program Manager and Rural Economic Development Officer


“In Haiti, most people don’t have a bank account. Goats are their savings account.” Franck Toussaint, CEI Rural Economic Development Officer Franck Toussaint knows the value of a goat in Haiti. Apart from being friendly farm animals, they’re a valuable asset. Often referred to as “The Most Qualified Goat Man in Haiti,” Franck’s training included … Continue reading Meet CEI: Franck Toussaint, Goat Program Manager and Rural Economic Development Officer