Posts by Caroline Scott

How Akua Went From Sharecropper to Small Business Owner

How Akua Went From Sharecropper to Small Business Owner

By Elizabeth Adu-Opoku, Micro-credit Program Officer, Ghana Akua, 50, is married to Emmanuel. The couple have four children: Charles, Isaac,...

Fran Mueller Receives Iowa Master Farmer Homemaker Award

Fran Mueller Receives Iowa Master Farmer Homemaker Award

Congratulations to Self-Help International Board Member Fran Mueller, a recipient of the 2018 Iowa Master Farm Homemaker Award! Each year...

Self-Help bids farewell to Development Director Jacqueline Steinkamp

Self-Help bids farewell to Development Director Jacqueline Steinkamp

We want to wish Jacqueline Steinkamp, who has worked at Self-Help as Development Director for the past two years, the...

Clean water & new restrooms at training center

Clean water & new restrooms at training center

The Fred Strohbehn Training Center in Nicaragua now has a new water tank installed to provide clean, safe drinking water...

Put a Little Love in Your Heart

Put a Little Love in Your Heart

Self-Help Board Meeting Devotions by Nancy Ross, Board Member This past week a communication from my church – First Presbyterian...

13,577 homes in Nicaragua now have clean water!

13,577 homes in Nicaragua now have clean water!

By Orlando Montiel Salas The MABE Aqueduct in Jerusalén As of April 2018, we have made 10 visits to the...

2018 Ingathering Bulletin Inserts

2018 Ingathering Bulletin Inserts

Click to view and download a PDF of the bulletin inserts!

A Stitch in Time Saves Nine

A Stitch in Time Saves Nine

By Patience Obour, Ghana Micro-credit Program Officer In rural Ghana, it is a common sight to see school children in...

A Single Mother’s Refuge

A Single Mother’s Refuge

By Jesse Jackson Sarkodie, Nutrition Program Officer Janet (8) and her sister Abigail (6) live with their mom, Grace, in...

Save the Date: 2018 Self-Help Lunch to Empower Global Women

Did you know that last year, every $8 Self-Help invested meant one more person drinking clean water, or one more...

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