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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
$187,456
raised on GlobalGiving
11
years fundraising
4
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...

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

Projects (15)

 
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Project Reports

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Apr 4, 2018
Status of Fig Cultivation in 2018
So far in 2018, the High Atlas Foundation planted more than 80,000 fig trees and seeds (cuttings in community nurseries).  We also signed a partnership agreement with the Regional Management of...
Mar 28, 2018
HAF Celebrates Cross-Country Planting Day
The High Atlas Foundation (HAF) continued its legacy this past Monday, January 15th , through a mass planting of pomegranate, almond, fig, walnut, and carob trees across Morocco. HAF is a Moroccan and...
Mar 26, 2018
Promoting Human Rights in Rural Morocco
Introduction There is an intrinsic link between human rights and development. Development, in many cases includes a process of securing access to rights, and their enforcement, whereas the existence...
 
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