Alleviating hunger by helping people help themselves

Felicia Builds a Better Foundation for Her Family

Felicia Builds a Better Foundation for Her Family

Felicia was born and raised in a place called Kwaso, in the Ashanti Region of Ghana. She is a sixty-five-year-old...

Chief Marvels at Transformation of Teen Girls Club

Chief Marvels at Transformation of Teen Girls Club

Since officially launching the Teen Girls Club in September 2016, the 150 teen girls we serve have been receiving reproductive...

Safe drinking water at the San Carlos Hospital at last!

Safe drinking water at the San Carlos Hospital at last!

Imagine you are a doctor working in San Carlos, Nicaragua.  A patient comes in with a case that probably requires...

Quinta Lidia Primary School Opens New Library!

Quinta Lidia Primary School Opens New Library!

By Susan Cornforth, SHI USA Staff Many schools in rural Nicaragua lack a library, making it that much more difficult...

A New Chapter for Ama Badu

A New Chapter for Ama Badu

We are often asked how we decide which communities to serve. In Ghana, we intentionally focus on rural communities within a 25-mile radius...

Demonstration Plots Improve Child Nutrition

Demonstration Plots Improve Child Nutrition

Four months ago, I packed my bags and flew to Ghana, West Africa to work with farmers to help them...