Stromme Foundation (SF)
Strømme Foundation (SF) is an International Development Organization with its Head Office in Norway. It seeks to empower the poor through its interventions in Education, Community Empowerment, Livelihoods development and financing. SF’s vision is “A world free from poverty”.
Help for self help
Strømme Foundation empowers people. They offer poor people the opportunity to stand on their own. In other words: Help to help themselves.
Charitable gifts can seem relieving the moment they are received, but they do not contribute to sustainable development. That is why they give opportunities instead.
Microfinance and education
Strømme Foundation is a rights based development organisation. They offer poor people help to climb out of poverty through education and microfinance.
HOW THEY WORK
Small loans - big changes
Microfinance is about giving poor, creative people access to small loans and financial services so that they can obtain a steady income and a secure future.
ABC + 123 = Independence
Education provides both children and adults with valuable knowledge and skills that are necessary to give people a lasting foundation to help them improve their own lives.
A rights based approach
Knowing one's rights and having the tools to influence society by uniting with others in the same situation is paramount when climbing out of poverty.See more