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Self-Help International

Org #1355
Vetted since 2009 Top Ranked Site Visit Verified
1959
year founded
$301,590
raised on GlobalGiving
12
years fundraising
7
projects funded
* Amounts in US Dollars

Mission

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 batt... read more

Projects (17)

 
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Project Leaders
Nora Tobin
Nora Tobin
Susan Cornforth
Susan Cornforth
Megan Sehr
Megan Sehr
Jessica Crawford
Jessica Crawford
Katie Seifert
Katie Seifert
Team
Nora Tobin, Jorge L Campos Solis, Benjamin Kusi
Organization Information
207 20th ST NW
Suite A
Waverly, IA 50677
United States
319-352-4040
Organization Information
207 20th ST NW
Suite A
Waverly, IA 50677
United States
319-352-4040

Project Reports

Each of GlobalGiving’s nonprofit partners is required to send quarterly donor reports detailing the impact of their work. Here are some of their recent updates:

Nov 24, 2021
The Community of Jacinto Hernandez Gets Back on the Clean Water Wagon
In the community of Las Azucenas, Nicaragua, there is a sector of this community called Jacinto Hernández. In 2013, the local mayor’s office constructed an electric pumping aqueduct in...
Nov 22, 2021
Hannah Dares to Dream in the Microcredit Program
For Hannah, a 48-year-old mother of seven from Bedaabour, Ghana, what started as a dream of alleviating hunger for her family grew to be a bigger dream for her family of nine. Hannah has been a...
Nov 20, 2021
Menstruation Shouldn't Be Stigmatized or Be a Barrier to Success
Today is Giving Tuesday! If you make a gift through GlobalGiving tomorrow, Self-Help will earn a part of GlobalGiving's $1 million incentive fund. Read the full terms and...
 
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