Frequently Asked Questions

  • What projects is LTI currently involved in?

    LTI is currently involved in projects in Ethiopia and Haiti. Please visit the Current Projects page for full details on each of our projects in these countries.

  • What does LTI do with my donation?

    Your donations are used for community development programs and special projects in communities affected by poverty world wide. We also seek to use your donations to receive matching grants, which multiply the dollars you have given. LTI strives to maintain nonprogram expenses at 15% or less of total funds received, a standard held by many large charitable organizations. Currently, all of LTI's staff serves on a voluteer basis.

  • How can I help?

    LTI is currently seeking donations for several projects across the globe that benefit desperately poor communities. Please visit the Donate page to make a tax-deductible donation to one of these projects.

    LTI is currently interested in utilizing volunteers in the Maui, Hawaii and the San Diego, California areas for special events. We are also interested in working with skilled and likeminded individuals over the internet in the areas of grant writing and marketing. If working with LTI as a volunteer is something that interests you, please go to our Contact Us page to discuss opportunities with one of our representatives.

  • Is my donation tax deductible?

    Yes. LTI is a 501(c)3 charitable organization, so all donations are fully tax deductible.