Blog: India

Increasing Income Opportunities

Dhoker Jhara Village, India


In the month of August, a man named *Manvay said he would challenge himself to earn more than 1,500 rupees per month (about $210). So, he built a saloon (barber shop) beside the road. During the month of July, after he finished with his field work, he started concentrating on his saloon. He will run it full time after he makes his saloon look good.

Effective Drainage

Resolved to Change

Kharibari Village, India


During our committee training in May through June, the committee had settled on three resolutions for the village, which were (A) install one more street light in the village, (B) write an application for construction of a culvert in the village, and (C) ensure that all the children of the village go to school and study at home in the evening.


Disaster Relief for India Flood Victims

India is experiencing some of its most devastating floods in history, with nearly 

Change is Essential

Dhoker Jhara Village, India

We as a community are doing well. We were facing issues related to whether the seeds we sowed were good. Villagers are still using the same methods they were taught from their ancestors, so they were not getting the best result. This led to lack of proper harvesting. Half of the seeds didn’t even grow after lots of hard work, so now change is essential. So this time, villagers were taught to use the good seeds.