Self-Help International

Self-Help International (SHI) devotes its efforts to alleviating world hunger and poverty by providing opportunities to rural citizens that ultimately lead to self-reliance. Since its inception, Self-Help has served as a vessel; training, education, and opportunities are provided to rural citizens and whole communities in developing countries so that they can have better lives. MISSION STATEMENT: To alleviate hunger by helping people help themselves. SELF-HELP'S INITIATIVE Educate: We educate the people of the United States to understand the problems of life in developing countries particularly the awareness of the perpetual struggle by millions to produce and distribute food to battle p...

Volunteers plant demonstration plots

Volunteers plant demonstration plots
Photo from Progress Report 'A Field for a Classroom' (view small | med | large | orig)

Marla gives thanks for clean, safe drinking water

Marla gives thanks for clean, safe drinking water
Marla used what little savings she has to buy mangoes for the Self-Help donors visiting her community as a sign of thanks for helping her village secure potable water (water tanks in background) (view small | med | large | orig)

Nana helps her father with mushroom sales

Nana helps her father with mushroom sales
Photo from Progress Report 'Finding Satisfaction in Self-Employment' (view small | med | large | orig)

NASEY Organic Oyster Mushrooms

NASEY Organic Oyster Mushrooms
Photo from Progress Report 'Finding Satisfaction in Self-Employment' (view small | med | large | orig)

An appreciative & healthier family

An appreciative & healthier family
Photo from Progress Report 'Almost left out' (view small | med | large | orig)

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