Agricultural Practices

Using eco-friendly practices, Bright Hope works to achieve long-term solutions to hunger and poverty with agriculture initiatives like greenhouses, produce and livestock farms, fisheries, and farm coops. Along with helping churches provide their communities with seeds, crops, tools and equipment, Bright Hope also provides training in farming, irrigation, and the proper use of farming equipment.

Bright Hope’s Work Improving Agricultural Practices

2,339

Received Agricultural Support

The more you know…

Exposing communities to proper agricultural practices is key in meeting the economic and food needs of the extreme poor.

2x

Growth in the agriculture sector is twice as effective in reducing poverty than growth in other economic sectors.

86%

of rural populations rely on agriculture as a source of livelihoods, providing jobs for 1.3 billion single family farms and landless workers.

150 million

people would no longer be hungry if women farmers had the same resources as men.

Stories of Hope and Transformation

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Breaking the Cycle of Poverty

This story is the continuation of “A Grandmother’s Love.” If you haven’t read it yet, you can read it here on our website. Elina raised her four daughters alone after…
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Beans: the path to balanced diets, new clothes, and school!

Sometimes Hope can be brought with something as small as a bean seed. “Our children need a balanced diet, but many times we cannot afford one. Now that we have…
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A Grandmother’s Love

Family EmpowermentElina lives in Buikwe, Uganda, a very poor community where Bright Hope partner church Faithful Wise Steward Ministries actively works to give hope for today, tomorrow, and eternity. Elina’s…
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An informal case study on Hope for Today, Tomorrow and Eternity

Bugubo, Uganda. Shadia is an ambitious 11-year-old financial manager. Sure, it may only be for her family now, but how many 6th grade financial planners do you know? It all…
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An Orphan, 10 Chickens, and a Hopeful Future

Saida felt a stirring in her heart. A wife and mother of six, she had gone through an orphan and vulnerable children’s seminar with Bright Hope, and she felt God…
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Launching Dreams in Central Uganda

Shafiq was on the verge of giving up. Living in central Uganda with 14 children to support plus his wife, he felt overwhelmed and wondered how he could possibly afford…
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