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High Atlas Foundation

Org #627
Vetted since 2006 Top Ranked Effective Nonprofit Project of the Month Site Visit Verified
2000
year founded
$1,255,242
raised on GlobalGiving
17
years fundraising
5
projects funded
* Amounts in US Dollars

Mission

The High Atlas Foundation is a Moroccan association and a U.S. 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization founded in 2000 by former Peace Corps Volunteers committed to furthering sustainable development. HAF supports Moroccan communities to take action in implementing human development initiatives that community beneficiaries determine and manage through a participatory approach. HAF promotes the following types of initiatives: Sustainable agriculture - Nurseries of fruit trees and wild medicinal plants, irrigation infrastructure and efficiency, organic certification, technical skills-building, carbon sequestration, and commercialization; Education - School infrastructure, gardens, and environme... read more

Project Leaders
Yossef Ben-Meir
Yossef Ben-Meir
Fatima Zahra Laaribi
Fatima Zahra Laaribi
Kaoutar Ait Lahaj
Kaoutar Ait Lahaj
Selah Randolph
Selah Randolph
Team
Yossef Ben-Meir
Organization Information
511 Sixth Avenue
#K110
New York, NY 10011
United States
(646) 688-2946
Organization Information
511 Sixth Avenue
#K110
New York, NY 10011
United States
(646) 688-2946

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:

Partnerships and Achievements - Seven Months In

By Yossef Ben-Meir | President

On September 8, 2023, an earthquake took the lives of nearly 3,000 people and more than 5,500 were injured in the provinces of Al Haouz, Azilal, Chichaoua, Marrakech, Ouarzazate, and... Read the full report ›

Children's Challenges: A Story of Inspiration and Change

By Nouhaila Elfatimi | HAF's Psychosocial Support

In our journey in life, we encounter setbacks and events that leave deep imprints on our soul, and form real psychological scars whose severity and impact vary from one individual to another. Despite... Read the full report ›

Earthquake Recovery in Morocco: All "Phases" at Once

By Yossef Ben-Meir | President

It has been more than six months since that calamitous night in the High Atlas Mountains in the Kingdom of Morocco. Devastating earthquakes are nightmarish realities, and it is only by waking and... Read the full report ›
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