Akosua receiving supplements from Jesse. Akosua, Lapope, and Jesse during training. Akosua with Lapope. Orlando working with CAPS leaders

Self-Help International

Org #1355
Vetted since 2009 Top Ranked Effective Nonprofit Site Visit Verified
1959
year founded
$201,254
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
207 20th ST NW
Suite A
Waverly, IA 50677
United States
319-352-4040

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

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE# 0895764890

Project Reports

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Jan 18, 2019
Akosua Grows More Confident About Her Children's Futures Thanks to Better Nutrition
It is often sad to see malnourished women and their children in our rural communities. The question that comes to mind is: why are these communities that produce food for people in the urban areas...
Dec 21, 2018
Clean Water Program Brings Much Needed Trainings to Community Leaders
The clean water program, promoted by Self-Help International in Nicaragua, implements many different kinds of trainings for people regardless of age and gender.  Those who attend the trainings...
Dec 12, 2018
Arthur Shows the Way to Minimize Recent Graduate Unemployment in Ghana
Graduate unemployment has become a major developmental issue in Ghana. Most young graduates from the nation’s universities and other educational institutions have no employment opportunities....
 
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