Stories

Breaking Generational Illiteracy

When the devastation of a terrible harvest led Eesha’s husband to spiral into alcoholism, her once quiet life spiraled out of control. Unable to depend on her husband financially, Eesha...

The Peace Found in Literacy

Leher was born into a family whose traditions prohibited girls from going to school, so she grew up illiterate. Eventually, she married a man who worked as a day laborer...

Ladan’s New Life as an Entrepreneur!

Ladan’s father’s meager income was just enough to keep the family alive. However, there were times during the summer and rainy seasons when there was no work for him at...

“I now know my number.”

Winding roads in a scarcely-populated area of Nepal lead to a literacy class that is bringing about immense hope and change. When staff from India and the U.S visited to...