CARE India is a registered Section 8 company in India and a member of CARE confederation present in 100 countries, which works with the most marginalised women and girls to alleviate poverty and reduce social injustice through comprehensive programmes in health, education, livelihoods and humanitarian assistance and rehabilitation.
Haleema

Haleema

Ever since I can remember, I was denied an education because I was handicapped. But, through CARE’s accelerated learning programme at KGBV, I completed primary education in six months, graduated class XII in 2014, and am now studying law. Today I am respected for my willpower, and have a dream of becoming a lawyer”.
She practices writing with her foot at home. Undaunted by being born without hands, she continues to strive hard to make her dreams a reality.

Haleema - KGBV Project Participant, Kaserwa village, Uttar Pradesh