We focus our work where it is needed the most.
Today, India is home to 1 out of 4 of the world’s poorest people. Our thorough knowledge of the Indian people and their culture – through our founder, Bala Theresa- gives us great insight to help, support and guide them out of poverty.
million people living in extreme poverty (that is 1,90$ a day or less)
under the age of five die each day from diarrhea due to unsafe drinking water, poor sanitation and poor hygiene
people above 15 years old are illiterate, of which 64% are female
people go hungry every day
people do not have access to clean drinking water
widows – India is home to the highest number of widows in the world