Once someone is trained and working, they serve approximately 500 of their neighbors with life-saving products and services.
Collectively, your support has created 1,874 jobs worldwide, impacting 1.5 M people in need.
We track multiple data points across our four verticals. Below are the highlights from our portfolio.
Cooking over open fires is one of the world's biggest - but least known - killers. Four million people die each year from breathing in toxic cooking smoke, mainly women and their children strapped to their backs or playing nearby.
The Solution: A locally-made, affordable cookstove.
Most children in developing countries die from preventable diseases, but treatments to save them cost less than a cup of coffee.
The Solution: Training Community Health Workers to get the right drugs into the right places.
80% of the poor in Sub-Saharan Africa work as rural farmers. Each night, 75% of their children go hungry because they struggle to grow enough to feed their own families.
The Solution: Access to irrigation, drought-resistant seeds and farming mentors.
You can live without a lot, except water. 36% of all water wells in Africa are currently broken, often because there are no spare parts, tools, funding or trained mechanics nearly.
The Solution: Train well mechanics and caretakers locally to keep water flowing.
Your support creates life-saving products and services that improve entire communities. From training well mechanics to providing farmers with better irrigation systems, you can support entrepreneurs year-round.