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Project Propel Inc

Propel Knowledge. Empower. Improve Lives.

Silver Spring, MD   |  http://www.projectpropel.org

Mission

To enrich vulnerable populations through education, health promotion, and sustainable livelihood opportunities while nurturing respect for our Earth.

Ruling year info

2016

Principal Officer

Elizabeth A. Lanning

Main address

513 Orchard Way

Silver Spring, MD 20904 USA

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EIN

47-2655630

NTEE code info

Human Service Organizations (P20)

IRS filing requirement

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Programs and results

What we aim to solve

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Our programs

SOURCE: Self-reported by organization

What are the organization's current programs, how do they measure success, and who do the programs serve?

EcoGardens

Teaching families in cities how to grow their own vegetables, eat nutritiously, and improve their health.

Population(s) Served

Empowering women to create and use environmentally conscious products, while providing a stable income.

Population(s) Served

Improving indigenous communities' health and livelihoods through organic vegetable farming.

Population(s) Served

An all-in-one sustainable water, sanitation & hygiene (WASH) station.

Population(s) Served
Adults
Children and youth
Economically disadvantaged people
Adults
Children and youth
Economically disadvantaged people
Adults
Children and youth
Economically disadvantaged people

Where we work

Our results

SOURCE: Self-reported by organization

How does this organization measure their results? It's a hard question but an important one.

Number of people working at the SME/Coop/Enterprise on a part-time basis (< 35 hours per week) as a result of the nonprofit's efforts

This metric is no longer tracked.
Totals By Year
Related Program

EcoWings

Type of Metric

Outcome - describing the effects on people or issues

Direction of Success

Holding steady

Number of farmer members of the Coop or suppliers of the SME/Enterprise that are producing crops/products and selling them to the SMEs/Coop/Enterprise

This metric is no longer tracked.
Totals By Year
Related Program

EcoFarms

Type of Metric

Outcome - describing the effects on people or issues

Direction of Success

Holding steady

Number of job skills training courses/workshops conducted

This metric is no longer tracked.
Totals By Year
Type of Metric

Output - describing our activities and reach

Direction of Success

Increasing

Number of groups/individuals benefiting from tools/resources/education materials provided

This metric is no longer tracked.
Totals By Year
Type of Metric

Outcome - describing the effects on people or issues

Direction of Success

Increasing

Number of communities provided clean water

This metric is no longer tracked.
Totals By Year
Related Program

EcoToilets

Type of Metric

Output - describing our activities and reach

Direction of Success

Increasing

Number of people within the organization's service area accessing food aid

This metric is no longer tracked.
Totals By Year
Related Program

EcoGardens

Type of Metric

Outcome - describing the effects on people or issues

Direction of Success

Decreasing

Context Notes

Pandemic-related vegetable distributions to households

Our Sustainable Development Goals

SOURCE: Self-reported by organization

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Goals & Strategy

SOURCE: Self-reported by organization

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Charting impact

Four powerful questions that require reflection about what really matters - results.

- To teach individuals and communities to embody health, dignity, and self-reliance in turn empowering
them to create positive impacts in their communities and be responsible stewards of the planet.

- To promote health awareness and proper diet and exercise in order to combat malnutrition and to
prevent the development of noncommunicable diseases.

- To establish livelihood opportunities for those lacking adequate income to provide for the basic needs
of themselves and their families.

- To establish self-sustaining community nutrition gardens.
- To empower women to create and use environmentally-conscious products and improve their
livelihoods
- To improve rural communities’ health and livelihood through organic farming.
- To improve water, sanitation & hygiene conditions among rural and urban communities
- To raise awareness of environmental issues and the plastic crisis.

Financials

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Operations

The people, governance practices, and partners that make the organization tick.

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Project Propel Inc

Board of directors
as of 10/01/2022
SOURCE: Self-reported by organization
Board chair

Amanda S. Barizo

Amanda S Barizo

Sara May Colón

Roberta Plantak

Boryana Alexandrova

Organizational demographics

SOURCE: Self-reported; last updated 10/1/2022

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Leadership

The organization's leader identifies as:

Gender identity
Female

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Disability

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