Rain for the Sahel and Sahara (RAIN) Overview
Target demographics: Rural and nomadic communities achieve access to education and enduring livelihoods.
Direct beneficiaries per year: 17 remote communities across the desert regions of Niger
Someone who had 3 hours of volunteer time could: Assist with our craft sales, host a craft sale, help RAIN with online social networking, marketing and fund raising events.
Geographic areas served: Niger, West Africa
Programs: School Market and Women's Co-operative Agriculture, Mentoring for at-risk girls, Small Enterprise such as artisan and herding co-operatives, wells, Savings and Loans Groups, agricultural and business education, Learning Center for nomadic students to go beyond primary school.