To help understand a little more about the philosophy of development work we ascribe to, RAISE is pleased to provide the following following resource links for your reference.
When Helping Hurts: How to Alleviate Poverty Without Hurting the Poor . . . and Yourself
When Money Goes on Mission: Fundraising and Giving in the 21st Century
Toxic Charity: How Churches and Charities Hurt Those They Help, And How to Reverse It
When Helping Hurts: The Small Group Experience: An Online Video-Based Study on Alleviating Poverty
Helping Without Hurting in Short-Term Missions: Leader's Guide
Helping Without Hurting in Short-Term Missions: Participant's Guide