Empower Mozambican girls to go to high school A student with a full plate! A student enjoying a sweet potato for lunch A student is nudged forward to receive lunch

Mozambique School Lunch Initiative

Org #85945
Vetted since 2020 Top Ranked Effective Nonprofit
2016
year founded
$44,495
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

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 21, 2022
A girls school bus - launching in 2 weeks!
Mozambique's schools will re-open for the 2022 school year on February 3rd, and we are so excited to launch our latest initiative: a girls school bus! This school bus, run by the Mozambique...
Dec 29, 2021
Finishing 2021 strong in Mozambique!
Happy Holidays from Mozambique! As we reflect on 2021, we are so grateful to have had tremendous support to provide more school meals than ever. We served school lunches to 1,858 primary school...
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...
 
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