Build a Village Library/Learning Centers for supplementary and vocational education and a place for communities to organize coalition for economic development and infrastructure planning.
The program focus is to build community coalitions to empower local decision making, to provide hope and opportunity for advancement. Through modern education address illiteracy, reduce unemployment through microfinance and vocational training, and provide basic health and welfare in selected villages in Kashmir.
Providing equipment and school supplies
Leadership training curriculum
Coaching for deserving students
Training in basic trades
Micro loans for business
Build & manage two Community Learning Centers each serving 2500 people
Loans for cash crop farming & small businesses
Teacher training & scholarships
Improving Community Infrastructure
Health & Maternity clinics
Distribution center for donated goods
Education is the long-term tactic to combat poverty and ignorance. KER Community Center provide a window for remote areas,to give opportunity for education and organization for self help and to earn extra income to improve quality of life & peace.
This project has provided additional documentation in a Microsoft Word file (projdoc.doc).
KER Flash Presentation
KER Online Donation
Kashmir Earthquake Relief
Nigeen, Kashmir - India
CEO - Managing Director