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BEST has sixteen years of experience in community development, providing training and technical assistance to low income Belizeans. It has managed several major projects for both development agencies such as UNDP and the European Union as well as for the Government of Belize. BEST is presently managing the Micro Enterprise Credit Scheme of the Social Investment Fund of Belize.

Goals: BEST’s goal is to create economic and social benefits for the poor and to increase the capacity for community-based enterprises to sustain their own development.

Target Population: BEST works primarily with low income entrepreneurs, farmers, women and youths, as well as individuals and organized groups.

Mission Statement: BEST is a leading Belizean, private, non-profit, non-governmental organization, chartered in March 1985. It is dedicated to improving and sustaining the economic, social, environmental and cultural wellbeing of the low income Belizean. BEST works primarily with low income Belizeans of all categories.

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Brief History of B.E.S.T.

In 1984, a Belizean agronomist and a California businessman developed the idea of forming an organization, which would provide lasting and meaningful assistance to poor farmers in Belize. A North-South partnership was formed and B.E.S.T. was registered in 1985.

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