Over 30 years of impacting lives and communities
International Needs Ghana (INGH) is a Christian development organization which began operations in Ghana in 1984 and was officially registered as a not-for-profit, non-governmental organization in October 1987.
We are committed to seeing transformed lives and changed communities through partnerships guided by God’s love and a commitment to holistic development. We seek to achieve this through our integrated thematic approach in promoting community development, with a focus on:
- Child Rights
- Education & Development
- Health & Longevity
- Gender & Empowerment
- Evangelism & Discipleship
We are part of a global partnership in over 30 countries worldwide and in Ghana our interventions have covered 21 Metropolitan / Municipal / Districts Assemblies, across 5 regions. We operate from our head office in Accra and two operational offices in Winneba and Adidome.
A worldwide partnership of Christian organization fulfilling the commission of Jesus Christ, supporting each other to see transformed lives, families and communities.
International Needs Ghana is managed by an eleven-member Board of Directors with varying backgrounds from the world of business, law, finance and development. The Board meets quarterly to review organizational policies, performance and management of funds.
Prof. Kobina Nkyekyer (Chairman)
Mr. Charles Otoo (Treasurer)
Mr. Edmond Vanderpuye (Executive Director)
Very Rev. Walter Pimpong (Member)
Mrs. Susan Sabaa (Member)
Very Rev. Mrs. Naana Dannyame (Member)
Mrs. Awurabena Okrah (Member)
Mrs. Charity Binka (Member)
Mr. Alexander Leslie Ayeh (Member)
Mrs. Christabel Mirabel Mills (Member)
Mrs. Zuta Plahar (Member)
The organization is managed on day-to-day basis by a management team headed by the Executive Director and assisted by functional heads.
Mr. Edmond Vanderpuye — Executive Director
Mr. Cromwell Awadey — Head of Programmes
Mr. Fred Harlley — Manager, Administration and Human Resource
Mr. Prosper Kumado — Acting Programme Manager, Evangelism and Discipleship
Rev. Isaac Quarcoo — Education and Development Manager