Alcides Torres Gamez filling out a corn format Alcides Torres Gamez filling out a corn format Condition maize farm after controlling armyworm. Community training about fall armyworm.

Self-Help International

Org #1355
Vetted since 2009 Top Ranked Effective Nonprofit Site Visit Verified
1959
year founded
$179,468
raised on GlobalGiving
9
years fundraising
6
projects funded

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

Project Leaders
Nora Tobin
Nora Tobin
Susan Cornforth
Susan Cornforth
Megan Sehr
Megan Sehr
Team
Nora Tobin, Jorge L Campos Solis, Benjamin Kusi
Organization Information
http://www.selfhelpinternational.org
Facebook Page
Twitter Profile
207 20th ST NW
Suite A
Waverly, IA 50677
United States
319-352-4040

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE# 0895764890
Organization Information
http://www.selfhelpinternational.org
Facebook Page
Twitter Profile
207 20th ST NW
Suite A
Waverly, IA 50677
United States
319-352-4040

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE# 0895764890

Project Reports

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Oct 2, 2018
Training Center Participants Implement Lessons Learned for Success
For this update on the Fred Strohbehn Training Center in Quinta Lidia, Self-Help International’s Nicaragua team decided to share some first-hand accounts from some of Self-Help’s...
Sep 19, 2018
Fighting Back Against Fall Armyworm, Part III
In March 2018, Self-Help International’s Young Adult Training Center (YATC) team started conducting training needs assessment of 75 farmers in 10 communities in three districts in Ghana’s...
Sep 12, 2018
How Akua Went From Sharecropper to Small Business Owner
Akua, 50, is married to Emmanuel. The couple have four children: Charles, Isaac, Vera, and Abigail. They live in Kwame-Dwaa in the Ashanti region. Akua works as a farmer and a trader. Previously, Akua...
 
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