Sustainable livelihood for 200 families in Orissa

$50 $16,450
Raised Remaining


Ensure sustainable livelihood for 200 poor households in rural villages of Nayagarh, Orissa, through providing small business supports to help meet their basic need of entire family.

What is the issue, problem, or challenge?

The small and marginal farmers loosing crops every years due to drought and floods. The government is taking action to compensate their looses but landless laborers are became unemployed and suffering from hunger that result ill health and malnutrition. Starvation deaths are common among this group. The project will help 200 landless families in 2 villages of Orissa to improve thir income.

How will this project solve this problem?

The project provides training on small business also ensure resources like goats, cows and grocery items to beneficiaries to have additional income to each family.

Potential Long Term Impact

The project will enhance capacity of 200 families allowing them to increase their income and provide for their family health and education for their children.

Funding Information

Total Funding Received to Date: $50

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 $50 .  The original project funding goal was $16,500.

Additional Documentation

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

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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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Nayagarh, PRN, Oriesia, India

Project Leader

Sonkhali Pani

Nayagarh, Orissa India

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