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Mama Hope Organization Name provided in the GuideStar Exchange* as of 06/15/2012: Mama Hope

Organization Name as listed in the IRS Business Master File as of 09/08/2014: MAMA HOPE

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AKA  Mama Hope
San Francisco, CA
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Mama Hope Organization Name provided in the GuideStar Exchange* as of 06/15/2012: Mama Hope

Organization Name as listed in the IRS Business Master File as of 09/08/2014: MAMA HOPE

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Also Known As: Mama Hope
Physical Address: San Francisco, CA 94104 
EIN: 26-0835534
Web URL: www.mamahope.org 
Blog URL: www.mamahope.org/blog 
NTEE Category: E Health—General & Rehabilitative
E21 Community Health Systems
K Agriculture, Food, Nutrition
K11 Single Organization Support
R Civil Rights, Social Action, Advocacy
R12 Fund Raising and/or Fund Distribution
Ruling Year: 2008 


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Mission Statement

Mama Hope works in close partnership with local African organizations to connect them with the resources required to transform their own communities. All our projects are managed for and by partner communities themselves to ensure sustainability. So far, we have achieved our mission by funding the completion of schools, health clinics, children’s centers, clean water systems and food security projects.

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Annual Revenue & Expenses (IRS Form 990, June 2012)

Fiscal Year Starting: June 01, 2012
Fiscal Year Ending: May 31, 2013

Total Revenue $599,598
Total Expenses $530,585

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Nyla Rodgers

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Nyla Rodgers is the founding director of Mama Hope. She received her undergraduate degree at the University of California, Santa Barbara, in Global and International Studies. During her senior year Nyla did interships at the International Peace Bureau and UNESCO's International Bureau of Education in Geneva, Switzerland where she conducted an independent research project, "Children as Emissaries of Change: Peace Education in Post Conflict Societies." Nyla then completed a Master's Degree at the European University of Peace Studies in Austria, where she held a graduate research position at Education for Peace International in Sarajevo, Bosnia. Later, Nyla was employed as the Program Director of the Pacific Rim Foundation (PRF) in San Francisco. At PRF she directed day-to-day operations and worked with diplomatic organizations from five continents to secure participation in international peace events. In 2007, Nyla was the Africa Program Coordinator for the UN Environment Program's San Francisco Delegation to Kenya. It was during this trip that Nyla decided to create her own organization to provide resources to community based organizations in the developing world.

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Programs

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Program Description:

We are partnering with Wind of Hope in the Arid, a Kenyan-based NGO that directly provides HIV/AIDs services to an immediate community of 50,000 people and a greater community of 120,000. Together we have built a Health Clinic that will be opening in the summer of 2008. We are currently planning projects for the next few years that will address the underlying issues of poverty in the community and help establish self-sufficiency.

Program Long-Term Success:

In 2007, Mama Hope raised $30,000 and, with these funds, built a Health Clinic at the Wind of Hope Project in Isiolo, Kenya. This summer that clinic will be launched.

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Impact Summary from the Nonprofit

At Mama Hope we believe that there are enough resources in the world for every human being to live healthy, happy lives. We envision a world where resources are correctly shared across the globe to provide the tools communities need to thrive. Through our projects Mama Hope has unlocked the potential of almost 100,000 people in Kenya, Tanzania, Ghana and Uganda.
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