Deep Ecology Education Program Plant 1,000 Trees & Grow Community in Guatemala Jobs & Peer-to-Peer Counseling: Guatemalan Women Food & Water Access for White Mountain Apaches

Highland Support Project

Org #45850
Vetted since 2018 Top Ranked Effective Nonprofit Site Visit Verified
1994
year founded
$110,668
raised on GlobalGiving
3
years fundraising
3
projects funded
* Amounts in US Dollars

Mission

The Highland Support Project (HSP) fosters agency and empowers indigenous communities by providing opportunities for education, community organization, supporting social entrepreneurs, and addressing health and poverty in the face of shifting political arenas and environmental changes. HSP uses a direct aid model to reduce the separation between donors and community-based representatives to help Indigenous communities stay on their land, in the community, and with their culture. Our approach is based on hope, not dependency; opportunity, not charity. We support the development of social capital and community leaders that can identify opportunities and make the most out of them for their ... read more

Project Leaders
BENJAMIN EDWARD BLEVINS
BENJAMIN EDWARD BLEVINS
Guadalupe Ramirez
Guadalupe Ramirez
Debra Hedberg
Debra Hedberg
Carrie Damiani
Carrie Damiani
Vivian Ordonez
Vivian Ordonez
Fatima Sadiq
Fatima Sadiq
Nana Appiah
Nana Appiah
Team
Guadalupe C Ramirez, Ben E Blevins
Organization Information
700 W Franklin
Richmond, VA 23220
United States
(804) 464-3467
Organization Information
700 W Franklin
Richmond, VA 23220
United States
(804) 464-3467

Project Reports

Each of GlobalGiving’s nonprofit partners is required to send quarterly donor reports detailing the impact of their work. Here are some of their recent updates:

Jan 11, 2022
Planting Seeds of Change
Thank you for supporting our Deep Ecology Education Program (DEEP). The foundation of our program is the knowledge that technology alone will not solve the underlying issues generating climate change....
Dec 15, 2021
Catalyzing Innovation
The From the Roots team prepares for another year of increasing community and resilience with White Mountain Apache Growers. We are happy to announce that GlobalGiving funding has enabled the program...
Dec 2, 2021
Hope and Dignity through Engagement
Carol Aneshensel studied the social distribution of stress and social variation in response to stress. Aneshensel demonstrated the cumulative impact of stress as well as the unequal distribution of...
 
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