Early learning for Mozambican children Empower Mozambican girls to go to high school A student with a full plate! A student enjoying a sweet potato for lunch

Mozambique School Lunch Initiative

Org #85945
Vetted since 2020 Top Ranked Effective Nonprofit
2016
year founded
$50,965
raised on GlobalGiving
2
years 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:

Sep 19, 2022
Advancing girls education in Mozambique
Breaking the cycle of poverty: supporting girls education through adolescence If you tell a girl she should stay in school, but that requires her to walk 15 miles one way to school, with no breakfast...
Aug 22, 2022
The case for funding school lunches
1,684. This is the number of school lunches the Mozambique School Lunch Initiative has served to primary school students each day this year. Each one of these children shows up to...
May 19, 2022
Girls' high school education gets a boost!
Our girls school bus program has become a reality!  Logistics Thanks to your support, we launched the first two school buses in February 2022, serving rural students from six primary...
 
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