About Us


Community Initiatives Program

mission statement

To support youth in developing nations with educational opportunities to empower themselves, their families and their communities.

HYTES' objectives are:

  1. To provide educational scholarships to youth in developing countries to advance and grow themselves, contribute to their community and benefit society;
  2. To increase awareness in Canadian schools and the Canadian public on the need for educational support in developing countries; and
  3. To cooperate with other organizations or Canadian government agencies to establish a reciprocal referral network.
"Every cow in the European Union is subsidised by $2.50 a day. That is less than what 75% of Africans have to live on."
- Jessica Williams