Stories of Success

In Burkina Faso, Building a Resilient Community Against Disease

David Podiagué from Burkina Faso is a 33-year-old licensed nurse who has been working with the Center of Health and…

In Ethiopia, Dado raises five nephews on her own and vows to lift her community out of poverty

Dado dropped out of school at grade seven to take care of her five nephews after her brother passed away. Now an epicenter leader, she vows to combat poverty in her community.

Laurinda: Becoming an Empowered Businesswoman and Community Leader through Microfinance

After expanding her business, Laurinda has taken on the challenges in her community and put herself in the position to empower others.

In Uganda, Hadijja is Elected as an Epicenter Leader and is Determined to Make A Difference

Hadijja is proof that when women are given the resources, tools and information, they can thrive and become key change agents of change benefiting society.

Koushalya Finds A Solution to Ensure Food Security in her Community in India

Koushalya is an elected representative in her village, and has found a solution to ensure food security in her community by offering a room in her house to distribute rice to those unable to travel to the distribution center.

Ndeye (right) exhibiting her work.

Ndeye, From Senegal, Starts A Business and Empowers Women to Do the Same

After receiving a certificate in functional literacy Ndeye Ndiaye started her own business and is working to empower women in her community.

Success After Struggle: A Mother Improves Life for Her and her Family

Before becoming an active member of The Hunger Project-Ghana, Madam Faustina Poku struggled to make ends meet for herself and her six children. After training in agriculture and acquiring microfinance, Faustina can provide for her children and send them to school.

With Training and Support, Béatrice Sets Out to Improve her income

With training from The Hunger Project-Benin, the women of the Wawata Epicenter in Benin created a thriving business.

Displaying Leadership, Mercedes Becomes President of her Cooperative

Mercedes has transformed from being unsure of herself, to a woman shining in the forefront

The First Birth at Majete Epicenter in Malawi Marks a Milestone

Alifa is the mother of the first born child in at Majete Epicenter of Malawi.