Special Emergency Activity to Restore Children's Hope ( SEARCH)

(Unverified non-profit organisation)

Special Emergency Activity to Restore Children’s Hope (SEARCH), is a Liberian non-profit that pioneered the provision of relief services to war-affected children in northern Liberia, during the onset of the Liberian civil war. Since its birth in 1999, SEARCH’s scale and scope of work have been expanded to include community health services, education, emergency response, and refugee services across five regions of the country since the war ended. SEARCH’s goal is to ensure protection for women and children through advocacy and active intervention to improve quality of life for vulnerable individuals, families, and groups. SEARCH currently provides mixed services to over 5000 refugees in Liberia, provides WASH and educational support services to 4 community schools; reaching approximately 1500 rural students and supports 60 youths studying at tertiary and vocational institutions across Liberia.



Year established


Organisation annual cash turnover (in US$ equivalent)

Less than 500,000

Participant in relevant networks

Child Protection Network of Liberia, the network of NGOs of Liberia New African Research Development Agency (NARDA).

About this organisation

Partnership types

Advocacy of global issues; Project funding; Provision of services / personnel;...show all (4)

Regions / countries / territories

Africa: Liberia

Global issues

Agriculture, aquaculture and forestry; Children, youth and family welfare; Community...show all (10)

Goods categories

Agriculture, aquaculture & forestry; Books & audiovisual; Educational;...show all (10)

Business sectors

Advocacy and legal services; Agriculture and livestock; Community and social services;...show all (5)


West Africa Ebola Outbreak - Aug 2014; Syrian Refugee Crisis