2011: A Banner Year in the Fight Against Poverty

December 29, 2011

This past year was one of upheaval across the world. But for millions of people in the developing world, 2011 was simply about survival. The burdens of poverty make it difficult to focus on anything but meeting basic needs. Education, nutrition and health care all take a backseat when people are struggling just to feed their families.

This past year was one of upheaval across the world. But for millions of people in the developing world, 2011 was simply about survival. The burdens of poverty make it difficult to focus on anything but meeting basic needs. Education, nutrition and health care all take a backseat when people are struggling just to feed their families.

TechnoServe’s mission is to help people break this cycle of poverty. We empower men and women to build thriving farms, businesses and industries that create economic opportunities for those who need them most. When equipped with the right skills and knowledge, people in developing countries can create lasting benefits for their families and communities.

In 2011, TechnoServe had some notable achievements:

All in all, 2011 has been a banner year for TechnoServe. We need your help to carry this momentum into 2012. Contributions from supporters like you create a lasting impact for poor communities. Please consider making a donation to TechnoServe – and help families to thrive, not just survive.

Sincerely,

Bruce McNamer

Bruce McNamer, President and CEO