CASE 1Robin’s Chicken Farms• 200 chickens, chicken coops.• Skills building, breeding, feeding,transporting and selling eggs.• Crop rotation
CASE 1: IMPACT• Sold eggs increasing daily incomefrom $7 to $60• Repaid back capital of $2000 in 3months.
CASE 1: RESULTS• After 9 months.• All chickens are eaten, no chickensremain.• All villages back to what it wasbefore.
CASE 2El Limon: The Global Village• Internet introduced in 1997.• VoIP, Wifi, WLAN in 2003.• Internet Chat available in village.• $$$ spent• Telemedicine available
CASE 2: IMPACT• Good social engineering project• Village grew local capacity fortechnicians• Villagers learn how to code andprogram for additional source ofincome
CASE 2: RESULTS• Village cannot afford commercialtechnician• Paying for connectivity is still a problem(donation)• Everyone under the age of 20 wants tobe a developer when they grow up• Many young villager develop simpletechnical skills to get online and useVoIP
“Philanthropy dollar” canonly be used once, the“social dollar” can be usedagain and again.-- Muhammad Yunus
LONG TERM VSSHORT TERM• Do you want sustainable long termimpact or focus on one off project?• Will you run the project FOREVER?
WHY HELPING FAIL•••• No Respect• No Capacity• No Trust• No Champion