Education  India Project #40649

Food & Accommodation for young VI Entrepreneurs

by Indian Association for the Blind
Food & Accommodation for young VI Entrepreneurs

Summary

IAB has been working for 34 + years in empowering people with visual challenges through education, training, employment, and support services. One of the new initiatives is providing training & entrepreneur kit for the young visually challenged entrepreneurs. These training provided to the young visually challenged entrepreneurs helps them to grow better and lead a dignified life.

$10,285
total goal
$10,065
remaining
4
donors
0
monthly donors
3
years

Challenge

Majority of the visually challenged youths are much efficient & interested to become an Entrepreneur. As they are from impoverished families which rely largely on the income of the visually challenged entrepreneurs for their sustenance. As Food & Accommodation expenses consume a lion share of their income, they find it hard to meet out. Your support of food & accommodation will help them to execute their work with competence.

Solution

This year, IAB has expanded its network to other major cities like Chennai, Bangalore, Hyderabad, and Mumbai for providing employment for the young visually challenged entrepreneurs by supporting them in installing pop stalls in corporate premises. As their income provides for their family needs, they are in need of someone to take care of their personal needs. Hence IAB seeks your financial support to provide food & accommodation facilities for the training.

Long-Term Impact

Nearly 10 visually impaired youth and their families are getting benefitted from this ongoing program. This support will create the ability to better manage their finances, be confident of their rights and skills in a workplace environment and take care of their families. Your support will make a huge difference in the lives of Poor elderly visually impaired.

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Organization Information

Indian Association for the Blind

Location: Madurai, Tamil Nadu - India
Website:
Facebook: Facebook Page
Project Leader:
Roshan Fathima
Madurai, Tamil Nadu India
$220 raised of $10,285 goal
 
4 donations
$10,065 to go
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