Community meeting to discuss with parents Students in the classroom at Chate Primary School. Seventh grade students at Bombofo Primary School Providing school lunches to kids in Mozambique

Mozambique School Lunch Initiative

Org #85945
Vetted since 2020 Top Ranked Effective Nonprofit
2016
year founded
$26,473
raised on GlobalGiving
1
year fundraising
1
projects funded
* Amounts in US Dollars

Mission

Our mission is to improve child nutrition and education outcomes in rural Mozambique. We address the immediate needs of child hunger and poor school performance by providing school lunch programs in rural schools. This increases children's nutritional intake and empower them to learn on a full stomach. We also address the longer-term root causes of child malnutrition by working with the local communities to stimulate agricultural development and reduce poverty. The school lunch program partners with local farmer associations, facilitating access to training and improved inputs, and then provides a stable anchor buyer through the school lunch program's procurement. In doing so, our go... read more

Project Leaders
Cara Myers
Cara Myers
Team
Cara Myers, Roberto Mutisse, Talvina Ualane, Jaime Chichango
Organization Information
5105 S PARK LANE
SPOKANE, WA 99223
United States
5095706618
Organization Information
5105 S PARK LANE
SPOKANE, WA 99223
United States
5095706618

Project Reports

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Sep 23, 2021
Supporting Mozambican girls to go to high school
Only 11% of Mozambican girls ever make it to high school. At the Mozambique School Lunch Initiative (MSLI), we work closely with rural primary schools and see how many girls finish the seventh grade...
Sep 20, 2021
1,858 lunches, every school day!
1,858 -- that's the number of school lunches served daily by the Mozambique School Lunch Initiative this year. Each morning, the cooks rise early and start boiling water, chopping vegetables, and...
Jun 1, 2021
Happy International Children's Day from Mozambique
On June 1st, we celebrated International Children's Day in Mozambique, particularly thankful for all of the support we have received this year for our school lunch program. Since schools re-opened in...
 
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