288 Malawi , P.O Box x332 Lilongwe Malawi info@fohope.org

About - Fountain of Hope

    You are currently here!
  • Home
  • About

About Us __

Who We Are

Fountain Of Hope is a Non-profit Organization that was established in since January 2010. FOH was founded by Marcel Cirhuza a survivor of war and armed conflicts from the Eastern of the Democratic Republic of Congo. After fleeing from his home country Marcel spent over 10 years in Dzaleka Refugee Malawi Southern Africa. With the aim of Improving lives of underserved especially Women and Children at Risk. The purpose of Fountain of Hope is to contribute building resilient communities and promote sustainable development by empowering the most vulnerable. The number of under-served people is increasing daily in the Sub-Sahara region due to war, armed conflicts, climate change, lack of good leadership, pandemic, and natural disaster… This has made us understand that it is our responsibility to get involve and contribute to come up with the solution by undertaking projects that change people lives to better

Our Mission

To Craft and implement adapted and sustainable solutions in underserved communities via Education, Empowerment and Advocacy. With an inclusive approach we developpe mechanisms that adhere to our participative principles that makes our interventions reach the required and needed impact from short to long term.

Our Vision

Building communities where every human being lives better and has equal access to resources and opportunities. We are dedicated to fighting against social and economic injustice. Millions of people around the world, particularly in the sub-Sahara region of Africa, have extremely limited access to opportunities and resources. Together with other agencies, local governments, communities, and individuals we can build new communities based on social and economic justice.

Our Values

We build all our services on values that protect and value those we serve and every human. Our values are:
• Dignity
• Integrity
• Compassion
• Excellence
• Impartiality

__ Our Services __

Transforming Thinking

Transforming Lives.

Entrepreneurship

By giving local entrepreneurs access to capital we empower them to create jobs, produce food, boost their economy and wealth for their own communities.

Building Resilient Communities

After being affected by war, armed conflicts, pandemic, and many other negative circumstances. We Educate, Empower and Encourage the most affected and help them become resilient with sustainable solutions.

Women empowerment

Some communities still believe that women cannot do great achievements like, that is why we prioritize them by promoting access to resources and support them to build resilience and make unbelievable changes.

Contribute to Alleviating Clean Water Crisis

More than 320 million people in sub-Saharan Africa lack access to safe drinking water. More than quarter of the sub-Saharan African population spend more than half an hour per trip to collect water.

Contribute to alleviating clean water Crisis

More than 320 million people in sub-Saharan Africa lack access to safe drinking water. More than quarter of the sub-Saharan African population spend more than half an hour per trip to collect water. In most countries the task of fetching water is a women’s responsibility, this huge burden contributes also to prevent girls from attending school. As our contribution to accomplish the Global Goal 6, we help low income communities to access safe drinking water by installing water points.

It is never late

In most communities single mothers are considered like they have already failed for ever. Fighting against that mindset we give them access to entrepreneurship and education opportunities that unable them to reorganize their lives and accomplish their vision

Food Production

Heathy women and men for a future powerful and developed society. It is our passion to empower low income communities to be able to produce their own food and become self-sufficient.

It is never late

In most communities single mothers are considered like they have already failed for ever. Fighting against that mindset we give them access to entrepreneurship and education opportunities that unable them to reorganize their lives and accomplish their vision

Our celebration is Success Based!__

Why work with us

Our approach human centered. Fountain Of Hope develops solutions with the only purpose of transforming the lives of those in need to better. Our approach brings all individuals, communities, partners and all other stakeholders to the main goal of contributing to change as many lives as with sustainable and adapted solutions. Every support we get goes directly to those we serve and makes a great impact.

Funding
80%
Donations
90%
Volunteers
60%

Goal Driven Team

We build a qualified team that delivers the right services to those we serve. We celebrate the positive changes made on others lives The assessment of each team member is result based, which mean his/her best contribution to the improvement of the lives of underserved communities.

Girls Empowerment

By providing live stock raising skills and loans, we create opportunities for girls as part of gender equality by supporting them to become self-reliant and build a bright future. In many Sub-Saharan countries girls are access to opportunities are very restricted where there are believes like domestic animal should belong to men only

Women Financial independence

To contribute to the socio-economic development we provide Business and Entrepreneurship literacy, and capital to lower income communities as a ticket for them to use their capacity to become self-reliant.