Lighthouse

(Unverified non-profit organisation)

Lighthouse is a nonprofit organization established in 2013 and has been serving areas of extreme poverty in rural Zimbabwe. Lighthouse is registered as a private voluntary organization (PVO) in Zimbabwe. Lighthouse works to provide holistic work to the abject poor through the rural communities delivering basic needs including:
Physical: food, clothing, shelter, sanitation, medicine and education.
Economic: micro-loans and establishing entrepreneurial activities for household strengthening
Spiritual: poverty is not just a physical or economic condition. There are emotional, psychological, and relational wounds from living in poverty that only Christ can bring healing to.

Lighthouse is governed by a seven member Board of Directors and has 5 paid staff members, working largely with volunteers and some volunteers are in Manchester, UK.

Website

http://www.lighthouse.co.zw/

Year established

2013

Organisation annual cash turnover (in US$ equivalent)

Less than 500,000

Participant in relevant networks

Lighthouse is not part of any other network as yet.

About this organisation

Partnership types

Doing business with the poor; Project funding; Provision of goods

Global issues

Agriculture, aquaculture and forestry; Children, youth and family welfare; Community...show all (7)

Goods categories

Apparel & fashion; Arts, crafts & toys; Educational; Food & beverage;...show all (11)

Business sectors

Agriculture and livestock; Community and social services; Education and training

Disasters

Zimbabwe