Community Improvement & Capacity Building,
Mission: Outreach International helps the poor help themselves. Our purpose is to help people overcome the effects of poverty and to develop the capacity to create a new future for themselves and their community. We provide responsible ways for people with charitable hearts to help the poor to a better life.
Results: Have assisted over 350,000 people in their fight against poverty since 1979, and impacted thousands more. During that time, we have facilitated over 9,000 community-led projects that helped people organize and communicate ideas to find lasting poverty solutions, saving lives and restoring dignity.
Target demographics: The poorest of the poor. We are currently facilitating 565 community-led projects and issues in 124 field program locations within 8 countries throughout the world.
Direct beneficiaries per year: More than 49,803 people
Geographic areas served: Bolivia, DR Congo, Haiti, India, Malawi, Nicaragua, Philippines, Zambia
Programs: Human and community development programs including food, water, literacy, electricity, medical access, small business, reforestation and more in areas of extreme poverty in Haiti, Bolivia, Malawi, DR Congo, Zambia, India, Philippines, and Nicaragua.