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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
$220,091
raised on GlobalGiving
12
years fundraising
6
projects funded

Mission

The High Atlas Foundation (HAF) is a Moroccan association and a U.S. 501 (c) (3) nonprofit organization founded in 2000 by former Peace Corps Volunteers, and is dedicated to participatory grassroots human development in disadvantaged areas in Morocco, mostly rural. HAF aims to make sustainable prosperity a reality by training communities to integrate a participatory, agency-based empowerment approach into human development initiatives. HAF operates like a "nursery" for social transformation, with a unique and innovative value chain model which builds self-sustainability for targeted communities. 10 Operating Principles that guide what we do and how and why we do it: 1. Empower co... read more

Projects (15)

 
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Project Leaders
Yossef Ben-Meir
Yossef Ben-Meir
Mouhssine Tadlaoui-Cherki
Mouhssine Tadlaoui-Cherki
Fatima Zahra Laaribi
Fatima Zahra Laaribi
Team
Yossef Ben-Meir
Organization Information
332 Bleecker Street #K110
New York, NY 10014
United States
(646) 688-2946

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE# 1529275989
Organization Information
332 Bleecker Street #K110
New York, NY 10014
United States
(646) 688-2946

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE# 1529275989

Project Reports

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Feb 14, 2019
Meeting the Women from the Aboghlou Cooperative in Ourika
The weather is getting warmer here in Morocco. The sun is shining the whole day and providing us warmth. Yesterday, HAF project director Amina El Hajjami and I went to visit the Aboghlou Cooperative...
Feb 13, 2019
Civil Society Matters to the Sustainable Development Goals
Above, Amazigh women in a village with an association that cultivates an olive tree nursery. Photo credit: Peter J. Jacques   Life and death for whole communities hang in the balance of achieving...
Feb 13, 2019
The Compounding Benefits of Women's Empowerment
From February 2016 to the present, 467 women participated in the four-day empowerment workshop conducted by High Atlas Foundation. HAF has achieved this in partnership with the Empowerment Institute,...
 
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