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Self-Help International

Org #1355
Vetted since 2009 Top Ranked Site Visit Verified
1959
year founded
$252,212
raised on GlobalGiving
10
years fundraising
6
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 (14)

End Malnutrition for 600 Children in Ghana
Ghana / Children
Feed Malnourished Nicaraguan Preschoolers
Nicaragua / Children
Clean water for 550 people in Villa Alvarez
Nicaragua / Health
Clean water for 1,020 people in Providencia
Nicaragua / Health
 
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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

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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Mar 26, 2020
Yugel is Relieved to Have Safe Drinking Water in Her Community
Between now and Fri., Mar. 27, GlobalGiving will match all donations of up to $50 by 50% during their Little By Little campaign. Make a gift and get it matched today! Read the terms and conditions...
Mar 18, 2020
Eva Learns the Value (and the Challenges) of Raising Chickens
Poultry, particularly chickens, is commonly kept by 90–95% of the households in rural Ghana. The purpose of raising chickens is to provide protein for the family and to sell for extra income....
Mar 9, 2020
A Headmaster Sees the Change Brought by the Teen Girls Club
The Teen Girls Club is competing for a spot in the 2020 GlobalGiving Girl Fund, and we need your help! Between March 6-13, Self-Help's Teen Girls Club project on is competing for one of eight...
 
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