Today Lyndon Swarey, Merle Burkholder and Darin Hershberger visited the Open Hands savings group program in Choix, Mexico. This program just started in April of this year. The first savings group began saving in June. The name of the savings group is “Christ is the Rock.” Pictured is Darin Hershberger with Rigo. Rigo is the […]
This group started in 2009 and was one of our first savings groups in Haiti. They have 78 members. They have saved the equivalent of over $3,000 USD since October.
The savings group program in Hyderabad, India, was begun in July of 2014. In 2015 we hope to see growth and maturity in this program. This program is being operated in partnership with Good Life Ministries. We are pleased to have six Indian staff working in the program. They are currently forming groups and providing […]
The Open Hands board has approved the beginning of a new savings group program in Guatemala. This program will be a partnership between Open Hands and Mennonite Air Missions. Lyndon Swarey and Darin Hershberger will travel to Guatemala from March 16–23 to launch the program there. They will hire a Guatemalan facilitator and train him […]
The Open Hands board approved the beginning of a savings group program in Mexico. This program will be a partnership between Open Hands and DestiNATIONS International. The savings group program will be located in Choix, Mexico. Lyndon Swarey and Darin Hershberger will be in Mexico from April 13–20 to launch this program. We plan to […]