Self-Help International

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...

Festus displays the first spawn after training

Festus displays the first spawn after training
Photo from Progress Report 'Back to School: Farmers learn to produce mushroom spawn!' (view small | med | large | orig)

Martin & Nazareth strike a pose

Martin & Nazareth strike a pose
These growing boys are healthier thanks to the Beposo school feeding program! (view small | med | large | orig)

Sadick loves his porridge!

Sadick loves his porridge!
Breakfast wasn't always an option at home, but even when it was, Sadick wouldn't eat it. John grew concerned for his son's health until he found out it was because his son loves the school breakfast! (view small | med | large | orig)

My mom can feed me better, thanks to mechanization

My mom can feed me better, thanks to mechanization
Donors like you help women mechanize and access to micro-loans, so they can increase profits and invest more feeding, clothing & educating their children (view small | med | large | orig)

Multiplying the seed corn at the training center

Multiplying the seed corn at the training center
Photo from Progress Report '10 Farmers to Plant QPM Seed Corn this Season' (view small | med | large | orig)
 
   

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