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28 TH September, 2009
HOH SPECIAL CHILD, MIJWAN VILLAGE, YR 2009
This Muslim girl from Mijwan village was also a student of HOH sewing/tailoring program. According to Shabana Azmi...she was hidden under her burkha....would barely speak....was abused by her family. After allot of pressure..her family allowed her to go to the center ( the meager stipend was an incentive)
Today she is so EMPOWERED ......she is now studying
On womans empowerment day..she got up on the stage...and sang to a large audience....with allot of self confidence ! Also she very active in the ..and very PRO EDUCATION....for girls .
Today every girl child in Mijwan..goes to school. They have 100% literacy rate...
KAISER SAN JOSE MEDICAL CENTER