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Empower 200 poor Girls through Vocational Training



Samaritan Vocational training Project train 200 poor deprived illiterate women and Girls Vocational Training in the Hand embroidery work and education every year, they earn Rs.2500/- per month

What is the issue, problem, or challenge?

Women and girls, who are forced to get involved in various types of nefarious activities of drug peddling and trafficking and similar other acitivies. Tikiapara is predominantly a Muslim slum – above 80% population is of Muslims. The condition of women and children (specially girls) is very bad. Lack of education results in large numbers of children per family, total neglect of the girl children as they are supposed to be a liability for the family

How will this project solve this problem?

SHM runs the vocational training project at (MOTHER FLORENCE CENTRE) of Hand embroidery works, that fetches each girls an amount of Rs.2500/- to Rs.3000/- per month for the women.

Potential Long Term Impact

The empowerment of the target group will bring a sea of change in the community, women power will rise and they will not compel down to the demand of having more children, Eduucation and empowerment will strenghten the will power of the women,

Funding Information

Total Funding Received to Date: $9,561

Funding Information

This project is now in implementation and no longer available for funding. Received funds will be used to accomplish concrete objectives as indicated in the project's "Activities" section. Updates will be posted under the "Project Report" tab as they become available.

Donors' contributions and pledges to this project totaled $9,561 .  The original project funding goal was $9,000.

Additional Documentation

This project has provided additional documentation in a Microsoft Word file (projdoc.doc).



Combined with other sources of funding, this project raised enough money to fund the outlined activities and is no longer accepting donations.

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Project Leader

Mamoon Akhtar

Howrah, west Benagl India India

Where is this project located?

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