Ekra’s Story of Hope in India

Ekra’s Story of Hope in India

Read Time: 1 min. Forced to Drop Out of School Growing up in India, Ekra dreamed of earning an education and graduating high school, but financial challenges forced her to drop out of school early. In India, the government provides “free” schooling through the age...
Rafiqan’s Story of Hope in India

Rafiqan’s Story of Hope in India

Empowered Through Skills Training I’ve been working as an Artisan for fourteen years. I’m married, and we live with my in-laws on the outskirts of Jaipur. My mother-in-law is a housewife, and my father-in-law is too old to work now, so, all our family’s income must be...
Emelyn’s Story of Hope in the Philippines

Emelyn’s Story of Hope in the Philippines

Read Time: 1 min. Searching for Hope When Emelyn was a little girl, her family moved from their village in the Philippines to the city – hoping her father could find a sustainable job with good wages. But the income from his new job wasn’t enough to provide for...
Rosaura’s Story of Hope

Rosaura’s Story of Hope

Read Time: 1 min. Rosaura is one of our Artisan partners in the Dominican Republic. She fell in love with making jewelry during a free workshop offered to young girls by American mission teams. She grew up enjoying designing and making jewelry as a fun hobby. Now, at...