Adwoa and her healthy babe! Nancy headed off to school! Nancy. Oven construction hard at work!

Self-Help International

Org #1355
Vetted since 2009 Top Ranked Site Visit Verified
1959
year founded
$299,228
raised on GlobalGiving
12
years fundraising
7
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 (15)

 
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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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Oct 19, 2021
Adwoa Gives Birth to a Healthy Baby with a Full Head of Hair
In Ghana, Self-Help International operates a maternal-child health program called Growing Healthy Food, Growing Healthy Children (GHFGHC) in two communities in the Ashanti Region. The program...
Oct 12, 2021
Nancy is a Mom Determined to Get Her Education
Teenage pregnancy is a major barrier to staying in school for young girls in rural Ghana. Engaging in sexual activity can expose girls to sexually transmitted infections (STIs), and if girls become...
Sep 29, 2021
Auxiliadora Invests in a New Oven and Upgrades Her Business
66-year-old Auxiliadora is dedicated to working to support her family. She and her elderly husband, Concepción, live in the community of Argentina with their grandson Carlito. They live in...
 
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