Household poultry. Community vaccination. Healthy chickens! Ariel with Rodolfo (photo by Alex Herrera)

Self-Help International

Org #1355
Vetted since 2009 Top Ranked Site Visit Verified
1959
year founded
$282,226
raised on GlobalGiving
11
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)

 
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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

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Apr 13, 2021
The Role of Community Vaccination in Reducing Mortality Rates in Rural Poultry in Ghana
Rural poultry production is recognized as an important agricultural activity in many countries. Poultry is generally owned and managed by women and children, and the major source of animal protein in...
Apr 12, 2021
From Farmer to Quality Protein Maize (QPM) Seed Producer
Ariel is without a doubt one of the most recognized seed corn producers in the community of Las Minas, Nicaragua. Originally from the town of El Rama, Ariel arrived in Las Minas in 1994 when he...
Mar 29, 2021
Bringing Clean Water to the Community of Las Palomas, Nicaragua
Las Palomas is a small, rural community located 35 miles from the Self-Help International office and training center in San Carlos, Nicaragua.  It is one of the most important communities in the...
 
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