Remarkable people facing some of the world's most difficult living conditions are raising their hand to say they want to do their part to improve their circumstances.

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The Remarkable People We Serve

These are the extraordinary people who have received a hand up from Just Hope International through partners like you, and used it to better themselves, their family and their community. Follow their journeys.

Where We Serve

Select a project to learn more about our work and the remarkable people we serve there.

What We Do

Through relationships, we achieve our mission of economic empowerment using a variety of tools, based on local needs and market opportunities.

The Latest

August
1
2018

Sierra Leone Field Updates

By: Travis Trull, Program Manager – Entrepreneurship Development When my plane touched down in Sierra Leone last November, I didn’t know what to expect. It is a beautiful country with rolling hills, dense brush, winding rivers and swampy valleys. It has a complicated history—corruption, war, a crumbled economy and infrastructure. But standing center stage are… continue reading
March
1
2018

Men and Women in Sierra Leone Building Grain Storage Building

Sierra Leone Farmers Turn a Hand Up from Just Hope into Big Plans for Their Future

After successful harvests using the sustainable conservation agriculture techniques taught by Just Hope, the Balema and Madihoi Savings Groups in Bauya, Sierra Leone started making exciting plans for the future, strategizing for how they would capitalize on their initial success. Both of these groups participated successfully in our seed loan program last year. Each group… continue reading
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Prayer Needs

Uganda

Project: Entrepreneur Development with Tabitha Women
Location: Bweyale and Bobi,

Pray for our team members as they prepare for a trip to Uganda to train key leaders and launch programs that will equip men, women and children with the tools they need to provide for themselves financially and physically.

Ginger Project

Project: Ginger Project
Location: Lunsar, Sierra Leone

Pray for our newly launched ginger project and the key leaders from the four groups who will be farming ginger to sell in local markets in Lunsar, Sierra Leone. Pray they will be empowered to lead their groups well in this new venture.  
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