Project 5 – One Stitch at a Time

Location  kasivada, near Empire Bakery, Panch Hatdi, Nadiad, Gujarat, India

Status  Completed – January 2016
Challenge  A widowed mother of 3, homeless after losing her husband, is the sole support for her 3 children. To make things harder she has a prosthetic right leg, since she lost her leg to polio. Her only option was to stitch for a living.

Solution   Despite her right leg limitation she was the happy recipient of sewing machine from one of our supporter, Hitesh Khodabhai Patel, at Karma Junction. She will now able to earn a living for her family.

Costs   $106.60 = 7,000 Rupees
Helping Hands  Hanif Sindhi, Siraj Sindhi, Amitu Metha, Hitesh Khodabhai Patel

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