Farmer on affected maize field, january 2018 Program manager (left) educates spraying, dec 2017 Affected maize plant, december 2017 Maize growing on the project field, near Rochen.

Seeds for Growth Foundation

Org #39978
Vetted since 2017
2016
year founded
$4,450
raised on GlobalGiving
1
year fundraising
0
projects funded

Mission

MISSION: Providing material and financial assistance and support to small rural agricultural projects in Sierra Leone and other countries in (West) Africa. Our mid-term goal: Fighting malnutrition and poverty by improving agricultural success in Malal-Mara chiefdom, Sierra Leone. Started in 2016, within 5 years we aim to support 500 families (3,000 people) in giving them a better life by: * Funding seeds and fertilizers * Buying or renting Agricultural machinery * Educating and training in more sophisticated and sustainable agricultural techniques * Using solar energy to generate electricity for lighting, water pumps and engines. By giving these families a helping hand, they can build ... read more

Projects (1)

Project Leaders
Ben Bolland
Ben Bolland
Organization Information
http://www.seedsforgrowth.nl
Facebook Page
Eendrachtstraat 60A
Apeldoorn, Apeldoorn, NL-7335 CJ
Netherlands
+31 651559645

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE# 2421973752
Organization Information
http://www.seedsforgrowth.nl
Facebook Page
Eendrachtstraat 60A
Apeldoorn, Apeldoorn, NL-7335 CJ
Netherlands
+31 651559645

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE# 2421973752

Project Reports

Each of GlobalGiving’s nonprofit partners is required to send quarterly donor reports detailing the impact of their work.

Apr 11, 2018
A natural disaster challenges rural farmers and the project.
Thank you for opening this newsletter, We are here to inform you on recent challenges we had to overcome since december 2018. But let us start with a bit of history… October 2017: Project...
Jan 10, 2018
Rapid expansion in 2017: from 20 to 125 farmers !
Thank you for opening this newsletter, We’d like to inform you on the fantastic development that the Foundation has experienced in this first full calendar year. Autumn 2016: Thinking Big, but...
Sep 20, 2017
Seeds for Growth project progress, september 2017
On our way to supporting 100 rural farmers in september 2017! Thanks to your donations and support during the last 4 months, we have reached the milestone to duplicate the impact of our next maize...
 
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