Fahe is on a mission to eliminate persistent poverty in Appalachia. Our unique collaborative model connects a Network of local, regional, and national leaders, all working together to uplift our nation’s rural places.

Through our Network of 50+ locally-rooted nonprofits, we have guided over 450,000 people to better lives, invested $703.5 million to the region, and achieved a total cumulative financial impact of over $1.4 billion.

Our Plan for Appalachia


Fahe Leadership

Fahe cultivates leadership in Appalachia that effects positive change in our communities.


Fahe Housing

Fahe leads Appalachia in providing high-quality, energy efficient housing that families can afford.


Fahe Education

Fahe supports increased educational attainment in Appalachia.


Fahe Health and Social

Fahe facilitates collaboration across sectors to increase health outcomes and reduce healthcare costs in Appalachia.

Economic Opportunities

Fahe Economic Opportunities

Fahe grows prosperity in Appalachia by strategically advancing economic opportunities.

Curious about what a Fahe member looks like? Click below to learn about how the Fahe Network serves Appalachia.

Why Support Fahe?

Interested in helping change the lives of Appalachian communities, as well as making a socially responsible investment? Fahe investments offer competitive return, and we have a 100% repayment track record to every investor in our history.