Moses learning at the training center. Another photo of Moses with his business. Moses with his quail business. Adwoa.

Self-Help International

Org #1355
Vetted since 2009 Top Ranked Effective Nonprofit Site Visit Verified
1959
year founded
$212,830
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
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

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE ID #0895764890
Organization Information
207 20th ST NW
Suite A
Waverly, IA 50677
United States
319-352-4040

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE ID #0895764890

Project Reports

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May 22, 2019
Developing and Supporting Young Agripreneurs Like Moses
Ghana has a young population, with approximately 57% of people under the age of 25. Despite being such a large portion of the population, Ghana’s young people face chronic unemployment due to...
May 10, 2019
A Bold Decision Pays Off
Photographs by Dela Aniwa. See more of his photography here. In order to help support her family, Adwoa left school at a very young age to assist her father on his vegetable farm. As time went on, the...
Apr 11, 2019
Nicaraguan Farmers Astounded by Quality and Quantity of Maize Production
All gifts matched 60% this week up to $50!  More details at the end of this story! Located in the middle of Lake Cocibolca (or Lake Nicaragua), Nicaragua, is the island of Ometepe. Ometepe Island...
 
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