Our Stories

Menstruation Shouldn’t Be Stigmatized or Be a Barrier to Success

By Bridget Gyamfi – National Builder’s Corps (NABCO) Member Menstruation is one of the most beautiful natural phenomena in a...

Osneylin and Aura are Inspiring Other Women in Their Community

By Yolanda Fletes – Micro-Credit Program Officer 32-year-old Osneylin is originally from San Carlos, Rio San Juan. Today, she lives...

Innovating Agricultural Practices to Deal With Pest Infestations in Ghana

By Justice Amoka Sam – Community Crop and Livestock Specialist Promoting the growing and consumption of nutrient-rich crops among rural...

The Community of Jacinto Hernandez Gets Back on the Clean Water Wagon

By Orlando Montiel Salas – Clean Water Program Officer In the community of Las Azucenas, Nicaragua, there is a sector...

Hannah Dares to Dream in the Microcredit Program

By Lydia Adomako – Micro-Credit Program Officer For Hannah, a 48-year-old mother of seven from Bedaabour, Ghana, what started as...

Pedro Combines Traditional Methods and New Techniques to Increase His Yields and Teach Other Farmers

By Rodolfo Ricardo Hernandez Navas – Agriculture Program Officer Pedro is a farmer from Nueva Guinea in the South Caribbean...

Adwoa Gives Birth to a Healthy Baby with a Full Head of Hair

By Latifa Moomen РPromoting Good Nutrition Program Officer In Ghana, Self-Help International operates a maternal-child health program called Growing Healthy...

Nancy is a Mom Determined to Get Her Education

By Abigail Yeboah – Post-Nation Builders Corps Member (NABCO) Teenage pregnancy is a major barrier to staying in school for...