Posts tagged: hope

Making Hope Tangible: Through Building Relationships

Relationship is how we began our journey here in Kolkata. We began by walking the lanes of Sonagacchi trying to build a bridge, we brought tea, stumbled through conversations in Bangla and eventually made some friends, the friendships deepened.   Heartbreaking...

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Rekha Hopes…

Rekha Hopes; “Before, I had no one except my mom, now I have a big family at Sari Bari…so many sisters and brothers and friends. I hope that Sari Bari can grow big. I also hope that one day I...

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Introducing: The “Voices for Hope” Blog Series…

Monsoon is gently and sometimes, not so gently, sweeping Kolkata. The trees have lost their dusty covering and are embracing the showers, finally revealing their lush beauty that has been hidden for so long. We all get dusty and covered...

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Bidya Hopes…

Bidya Hopes; “All my hope is for my daughter; to raise her well, protect her, educate her, so that she has freedom to make choices and stand on her own feet. I work hard to save money for her future.”...

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Rekha Hopes…

Rekha Hopes; “My hope was to get good job, learn to read and write and to be able to educate my daughter, to be able to support myself and my mother. Now I do all that.”

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Dolly Hopes…

Dolly Hopes; “I hope to be able to raise my son well and educate him. To live as a family at Sari Bari and do good work. I want to care for my parents. My son is very smart, I...

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