In 2009, Anku Richard Effe, founded Humanity and Community Development Projects HCDP GHANA. He founded the NGO on the passion to promote Humanitarian and Community advancement in rural communities, on the need for education, health and community development with a mission to make available comprehensive support services and with these in mind, he based the organization in Ho Municipality but work with other municipalities and districts in the Volta Region.
Since its start six years ago, the organization has grown considerably in both size and scope. Today, HCDP GHANA’s team includes 6 team members from both local and international fields. It has deepened its experience in education, sanitation and development sector, focusing on rural communities.


HCDP GHANA seeks to establish partnerships with local communities and other international NGOs to carry out research. This research helps elucidate community needs and facilitates community based development that is sustainable, ethical, and inclusive. HCDP GHANA seeks to gather the information necessary to empower a community to develop from within, based on self-determined need and other developmental agendas.



HCDP GHANA aspires to be a reference organization, reputed for the clinical and effective execution of development projects in deserving communities in Ghana, which positively affects the livelihoods of the beneficiary communities.