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

Latest news about our projects ...

SunGate Solar Project

  • Our big solar year in South Sudan
    MouWithNgorMaduok-Tech-1 Mou Riiny, who leads our solar energy initiative, is pictured above. On the left he presents an update at the Global Humanitarian Technology Conference in San Jose, California, last month. The picture on the right shows Mou sitting with an… Read More

Wunlang School

  • Teach Your Children Well
    Franco brought back these pictures of Wunlang students taking their finals at the end of their term last year.                             In the current strife, our schools are… 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

Wunlang Community
Center Project

  • Growing season
    It’s been a while since we’ve posted! Communications to the remote parts of South Sudan where we work have not improved a lot; it’s difficult to get photos out. But executive director Franco Majok just returned from a visit and… Read More

Wunlang Health
Clinic Project

  • Wunlang PHCC news
    Yel delivers supplies Yel Maduok, our Wunlang area Field Manager, has been busy for several weeks overseeing the initial operations at the Wunlang Primary Health Care Center (PHCC). Here he helps deliver medical supplies to the clinic. Others in the village deliver supplies… Read More

Village Project

  • From Village to Town Day
    Arlington Town Day is part street fair, part welcome to newcomers, and a chance for Arlingtonians to get the word out about their favorite causes. So, of course, Village Help for South Sudan has a booth about our Malual-Chum project.… Read More

General Information

  • Some peanuts for World Food Day
    It’s World Food Day todayand this year’s emphasis is on family farming. We have a community farm at our Rhumathoi Community Center, and we are pretty pleased with our first peanut harvest. . VHSS executive director Franco Majok took these… 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.