February 2012 archives

Project India: Photos Show Early Intervention at Work

Tweet Dehradun, India Not long ago, disabled children in India had not a scintilla of hope. They often were abandoned by their families and cast aside by society. But now, thanks to organizations like the Latika Roy Foundation, many children with mental and physical challenges become more self-sufficient, are supported by their families and have […]

Project India: Empowering Women with Economic Success

Tweet Dehradun, India Preeti Kirbat believes you cannot just treat symptoms. You must intervene and address the causes of a problem. And that is what she and her staff are doing at Astitva, a small but vibrant non-profit association that helps women become more economically independent as a way to break the cycle of domestic […]