Blog: Africa

Sarah's Story: Short-Term Trip to Kenya

"When I heard about Global Hope Network International’s strategy of Transformational Community Development (TCD), I was impressed right away. I had my own opinions about international relief work from my past experience working with other organizations and knowledge from classes on community development. GHNI’s strategy was exactly how I thought relief and development should be carried out.

The Joy of Self-Sufficiency

Ezbit el Amir Village, Egypt


Women of Ezbit el Amir



Learning to Care for Oneself and Others

Helwan Village, Egypt


Children of Helwan


With a big happy smile on his face, a child told us that he wished to swim in the pool and to go to a picnic. Now that wish came true. He thanked us as he was telling us that he will attend our classes regularly and he will bring his friends with him.



Wellness Services for All

Upper Egypt Village Cluster, Egypt


We opened the dental clinic in Saft Al Laban Village to help more than seven nearby villages. We had a low-cost medical convoy provide eye exams to the poor. The exams cost about half a pound (about $0.03) and more than 140 patients were seen. Many are poor brothers and sisters, and usually the eye clinic is so expensive. People were so happy and encouraged others to attend the eye problem awareness session.