Sou Digna/ I Am Worthy

Sou Digna/I Am Worthy supports the human development of impoverished women so that they, their families, and communities can live with greater freedom, dignity, and security. The organization is the U.S. partner of Sou Digna/ Construindo Mulheres, a non-profit social services organization founded in Salvador, Bahia, Brazil and led by Rita Conceicao, who also serves on the U.S. organization's Board of Directors. Sou Digna approaches poverty alleviation through a social change framework. Sou Digna therefore invests in a holistic infrastructure of programming in order to impact society as a whole. It engages its core values - self determination, equality, community, sustainability, and lea...