entrepreneurship

Akwasi Finds Business Inspiration While Working with Self-Help

By Zakaria Adams – Training Center Manager Many countries in Africa are being faced with a high unemployment rate and...

Felicia is Able to Provide Her Children with a Great Education

From now until Giving Tuesday on December 1, you can double your impact! Self-Help International’s Board of Directors and key...

Keyla is an Innovative and Determined Entrepreneur

By Yolanda Fletes – Women’s Empowerment Program Officer Keyla is a 32-year-old mother from Melchorita, Nicaragua and a member of...

Creating a Demand and Developing a Taste for Oyster Mushrooms

This report was originally written by Richmond Kalai and Vida Nti, members of the 2019-2020 Graduate Entrepreneurship Program (GEP) cohort. In oyster...

Monica Remains Flexible and Resilient When Faced with Challenges

This report was written by Lydia Adomako, Micro-Credit Program Officer. It was edited by Jessica Crawford, Africa Program Specialist, and...

Like Mother, Like Daughter – Inspiring the Next Generation of Entrepreneurs

By Yolanda Fletes – Women’s Empowerment Program Officer. Translated and edited by Katie Seifert, Latin America Program Specialist, and edited...

The Graduate Entrepreneurship Program has Given Me the Skills to Help Other Farmers

This report was written by Eva Azuure, a member of the 2019/2020 Graduate Entrepreneurship Program (GEP). Read the original story about...

Vivian: A Mother, a Business Owner, and a Community Leader

By Lydia Adomako – Micro-Credit Program Officer We’re celebrating mothers this Mother’s Day, and we wanted to share this story...

Eva Learns the Value (and the Challenges) of Raising Chickens

By Ebenezer Osei Jones – Graduate Entrepreneurship Program Manager Poultry, particularly chickens, is commonly kept by 90–95% of the households...

Milagro Discovers Business Benefits in More Than One Self-Help Program

By: Yolanda Fletes Rosales, Women’s Empowerment Program Officer   38-year-old Milagro lives in Quinta Lidia, Nicaragua and is a member...

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