Invest in the enterprising people we serve.
TechnoServe is a leader in harnessing the power of the private sector to help people lift themselves out of poverty. A nonprofit organization operating in 29 countries, we work with enterprising men and women in the developing world to build competitive farms, businesses, and industries. By linking people to information, capital, and markets, we have helped millions to create lasting prosperity for their families and communities. With 50 years of proven results, TechnoServe believes in the power of private enterprise to transform lives.
In 1963, our founder Ed Bullard traveled to the village of Adidome, Ghana for a year of volunteer service and was captivated by the spirit and character of the Ghanaian people.
Our staff combines business expertise with local knowledge, relationships, and context to help hardworking people generate income, jobs, and wealth for their families and communities.