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What is our mission?

"Empowered people, and communities thriving in a harmonious; socially and environmentally responsible manner, as conscious architects of their own future"

As a young and developing nation, Belize is a country of vibrant and talented people with the capacity to grow and flourish. Through Our Successes, the BELIZE Natural Energy Charitable Trust has seen that given the right opportunities, people can be the architects of their own future and of a productive and prosperous Belize.

Consider the possibilities of a nation of educated and responsible adults flourishing in a viable and diverse economy, harmoniously living in healthier environments. The Trust believes this can be realized by promoting personal responsibility and providing the necessary motivation and financial support.

Our Strategic Plan (2012 – 2016) provides the platform for us to carry out our mission and achieve our goals and objectives, which include:

  • Safeguarding Equity and Equality by embracing all People and Cultures.
  • Transparency and Accountability
  • The development of Valuable Partnerships
  • Maintaining Relevance by responding to the emerging needs of People and Communities; and,
  • Growth and Sustainability of the Trust Itself

Here at home, we are focusing our efforts and investments in creative and innovative ideas that directly impact:

  • Education
    Supporting Educational Infrastructure, Non-Traditional Educational Initiatives, Capacity Building Programs and providing Student Loans that are relevant to the country's developmental needs.
  • Social Environment
    Investing in projects/programs that foster community development and support conservation while safeguarding community ownership of these initiatives.
  • Creating Valuable Partnerships
    Partnering with Institutions/Organizations who share the same principles and values in an effort to maximize resources for deserving projects/programs.

Liberty Children's Home gardenGuidance for any institution comes with responsible management, and the Trust shares this as part of its core principles. Our Board of Trustees complements and provides oversight to a capable management and administrative team in selecting viable projects/programs and awarding grant funds to assist in bringing them to fruition.

Establishing the Identity and Purpose of the Trust
Following through with a clear Communications & Branding Strategy, to highlight the management of Trust funds to those most in need.

Create an Efficient Grant Process
Ensuring opportunities are provided and resources allocated to deserving projects/programs through a clear and concise grant process.

Diversification of The Trust objectives
Using all experiences and knowledge acquired to improve on policies and identify opportunities available through continuous monitoring and evaluation mechanism to ensure relevance. Additionally, considering alternative means of financing to provide a sustainable funding source for the Trust.

Growth and Sustainability of The Trust
Attracting new resources through exemplary fund management and active engagement of potential local and international partners.

Development of and Improved Partnerships
Forging meaningful relationships that will ensure the Trust continues to grow, and succeeding in objectively pursuing efforts in education, the social environment, and micro-enterprise credit.

The Trust has been proud of the direct investments we have made in the various projects/programs that have directly impacted the development of people and their communities. Thanks to partners like the Government of Belize and the BNE Limited, we hope to continue creating opportunities for generations to come. It is our vision to be a viable institution that will continue to serve as a catalyst for nationwide development.

You too can be a part of Belize's development, so we invite you to join us. If you would like more information on how the Trust can help you, or if you wish to get involved contact us now.


"Give a man a fish and you feed him for a day. Teach a man to fish and you feed him for a lifetime."
- Chinese Proverb




On August 10th, 2016, the BELIZE Natural Energy Charitable Trust donated $50,000.00 to the National
Belmopan City, Friday, November 27th, 2015 – The BELIZE Natural Energy Charitable Trust is
Belmopan City, Monday, August 3rd, 2015 – The BELIZE Natural Energy Charitable Trust is pleased
Belmopan City, Tuesday, July 21st, 2015 – The BELIZE Natural Energy Charitable Trust is pleased