PH International’s core values include a belief in strengthening communities in a grassroots approach to solving community problems. Developing an understanding of the rights and responsibilities of citizens while building the capacity, confidence, and skills of program participants is at the heart of PH International’s Community Development Programs. Through educational workshops, training seminars and hands-on community development projects, these initiatives build skills in effective communication, advocacy, leadership, and coalition building. Community Development Programs truly illustrate PH International’s vision of empowering individuals of all ages to help build healthier communities.
PH International's educational initiatives provide unique opportunities for both students and education professionals to establish academic and community partnerships that encourage exploration of cultural diversity and provide the opportunity to share common experiences. These initiatives help prepare young adults to become business and community leaders, while fostering a deep appreciation of foreign cultures. PH has displayed a long-standing commitment to education-focused initiatives. Current programs are enriched by utilizing a vast network of technical resources to implement creative and innovative projects that support education in a digital world. Professional exchange opportunities reinforce online partnerships, peer tutoring, internships and more. PH remains dedicated to maintaining an open dialogue among students and teachers of the US and others around the world.