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we mainly think of widows as frail older women, but there are many younger widows who face exploitation and violence

veil A widow is selected starting with the poorest of the poor in the village
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Micro-Enterprise Opportunity
We advance each widow $125 to finance a new business opportunity

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The widows are divided into groups of 5. This helps to provide accountability and moral support. groupwidow
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 This is repaid over 6 months 6months
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A 2nd and even a 3rd loan will be considered if a widow wants to expand her business groupdollars
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 The poverty cycle in their lives is finally broken povertycycle
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Feeding Programme
food Widows too frail to work are put in the feeding programme
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dollar The feeding programme is financed by businesses which we have established in India
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buffaloboats Businesses currently providing ongoing support with food & medical provision

Fishing Boats
We currently own 2 fishing boats

Buffalo Milk
We own a buffalo farm and are seeking to expand its capacity

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groupdollars All this is funded by you.

Their lives are changed by your donation.

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A caste system is engrained in Indian culture, especially in rural areas widows are still considered to be of the lowest class our aim is to break the poverty cycle in their lives

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