Self-Help International (SHI)
703 2nd Avenue NW
Waverly, IA 50677
Fiscal Year Ending: December
Registration Number: A0001
Registration Date: 10/15/1999
DUNS Number: 073489684

Ms. Nora Tobin, Executive Director
Mrs. Susan Cornforth, Administrative Assistant
Mr. Richard Neal, Board President
TELEPHONE...(319) 352-4040
FAX.................(319) 352-4040
    Works at the grassroots level in international development to improve the quality of life and income of rural people by introducing appropriate, sustainable agricultural methods. SHI was founded in 1959, and its programs are designed to promote self-reliance and create links between farmers and their communities. SHI carries out projects in Ghana and Nicaragua that introduce Quality Protein Maize to improve crop yields and nutrition. SHI also introduces post-harvest technologies, which include silos, corn cribs, dryers, and shellers. SHI provides microenterprise opportunities to women and youth through the use of revolving funds. In addition, the organization has initiated projects to improve water supplies in selected villages in rural Nicaragua. Rural training centers opened in both country programs in 2013.

PVO Reported Sectors: Crop and Livestock Development, Microenterprise
PVO Reported Countries: Ghana, Nicaragua

Financial Activities For Fiscal Year 2014
USAID Support
  Sec. 123 Ocean Freight P.L. 480 Freight P.L. 480 Donated Food USAID Grants USAID Contracts
  $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
Other Support
  Other USG Grants Other USG Contracts Other Gov't & Int'l Org    
  $0 $0 $0    
Private Support
  In-Kind Contributions Private Contributions Private Revenue    
  $26,415 $364,271 $0    
Total Support and Revenue $390,686

  Overseas Programs Domestic Programs Admin & Management Fund Raising  
  $234,121 $0 $70,249 $78,808  
Total Expenses $383,178