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Constructing ovens Training participants and Jorge Campos Training participant handling oven Vera And Her Friends

Self-Help International

Org #1355
Vetted since 2009 Top Ranked Effective Nonprofit Site Visit Verified
1959
year founded
$180,343
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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Nov 13, 2018
Self-Help International Reaches New Communities on Ometepe Island in Nicaragua
In response to an invitation from the Flora and Fauna International Foundation, a group of ten women and six men were selected to attend a workshop to learn about constructing a type of new and...
Nov 8, 2018
Moving Forward to Senior High School, Vera's Story
Vera Boamah, now in her first year of senior high school at Wesley High School in the town of Bekwai, shared with Self-Help International’s Ghana staff about the impact the Teen Girls Club had...
Oct 26, 2018
How Self-Help is Changing Lives of Nicaraguan Farmers Through Education & Conversation
Faced with the challenge of feeding the poorest families in southeastern Nicaragua, our organization, Self-Help International, is providing technical resources to farmers. Our mission is to teach...
 
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