We provide development program management and coordinate village mobilization to enable villagers to do their own development work. Our projects deliver water, schools, teacher and student support, economic opportunity, appropriate technology, and sanitation solutions to under-served communities in South Sudan

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SunGate Solar Project

  • Our SunGate Solar Project Seeks Volunteers
    Friends: we are developing an Android app to support our solar entrepreneurs in managing customers and payments for our rural solar electrification project. We are looking for a couple of volunteers to help with (1) writing the user guide for… Read More

Wunlang School

  • St. Paul Comes Through Again, Uniformly
      Our friends at St. Paul Evangelical Lutheran Church in Arlington, MA, one of our first supporters, have come through again. As they report in their weekly update (scroll down and look at the right-hand column), they’re raising funds again… Read More

Thiou Village

  • Solar solutions for South Sudan
    Mou wires a solar generating station Mou Riiny, who came to the U.S. several years ago as a refugee from the long civil war in Sudan, is now back in South Sudan where he is starting his own solar energy company to deliver electricity to rural… Read More

Community Center

  • All the Trees of The Fields
    There’s a beautiful image of a peaceful place in the Old Testament Book of Isaiah, specifically Isaiah 55:12: “For you shall go out in joy and be led forth in peace; the mountains and the hills before you shall break… Read More

Wunlang Health Clinic

  • The light shines in the darkness
    Things are pretty grim in many parts of South Sudan. Everyone, from the President of the United States on down, has an opinion about what should be done, but bringing peace and order to this new nation, which began with… Read More

Malual-Chum Village

  • Still Dancing for Clean Water
    This blog has been very quiet recently, but we’re back with new vigor. We still look to provide clean water for Malual-Chum Village, near the city of Tonj in South Sudan. This past Town Day in Arlington, Massachusetts, we had… Read More

General Information

  • Looking Forward to 2017
    If you can’t feed 100 people, then feed just one. — Mother Teresa Many questions remain about South Sudan’s political and economic future. On the one hand, there has been no recent upsurge of violence. It was reported that New… Read More

Help Support VHSS

Please consider donating to Village Help for South Sudan. Your donation will be used to provide ongoing support, supplies, training, and technology to create a sustainable community.

Work of VHSS

Below is a video which demostrates the need for clean water for the villagers. This can only happen through your continued support

Mou Riiny introduces SunGate, his new social enterprise to bring renewable solar electricity to rural South Sudan villages.