FRIENDS OF THE HANDICAPPED INTERNATIONAL (FHI)

“To reach out to the deprived, needy and neglected people with disabilities, especially children, helping them to make life meaningful through education, life skills training, and business assistance to help them integrate well into the Society. Building up their confidence through psychological counseling that will enable them to break loose from all social bondage that seeks to belittle their existence and to bridge the gap between them a

FRIENDS OF THE HANDICAPPED INTERNATIONAL (FHI)
P O BOX GP 20275
ACCRA,
Ghana
00233 277 609 701

President

Kofi Odum

Management Team

Herbert Brako, Enoch Sackey, Joshua Nkrumah-Buadu, John Ansah

Board of Directors

Kofi Odum, Herbert Brako, Enoch Sackey, John Ansah, David Quarshie, Odarme Larbie, Joshua Nkrumah-Buadu, Ofori Bamfo, Samuel Owusu

Project Leaders

Kofi Odum

Mission

“To reach out to the deprived, needy and neglected people with disabilities, especially children, helping them to make life meaningful through education, life skills training, and business assistance to help them integrate well into the Society. Building up their confidence through psychological counseling that will enable them to break loose from all social bondage that seeks to belittle their existence and to bridge the gap between them a

Programs

We help peopled with disabilities especially deaf, blind cripple and mentally ill children of school going age whose development, education, skills training and well-being are often neglected - for these people we reach out to them in the villages, help to provide education, training and personal development to allow them to take their place in society with dignity.

Statistics on FRIENDS OF THE HANDICAPPED INTERNATIONAL (FHI)

Financial Statistics

  • Annual Budget for 2009: $95,000
  • Maximum Annual Budget: $450,000
  • Other funding sources: NGOs, individual donors/sponsors, international organizations, government, companies foundations, churches
  • Religious Affiliation: Christian but no descrimination