Trickle Up

Breaking the Cycle of Extreme
Poverty for Over 35 Years.

India Journal:

The Chili Farmers of Ekma, ‘This is Dignity to Me’

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“The world has an astonishing chance to take a billion people out of poverty by 2030.”

Economist magazine
Surprised by that optimism?  We can make poverty history.

That's our goal

“If I continue with my agriculture and business, I will be on top. No one can stop me!”

Pinky Besra, West Bengal, India
Trickle Up will help 12,000 women like Pinky this year.

Here's what makes us unique

“The helping hand that your program offers reaches those who need it most.”

Kofi Annan, former UN Secretary General
Here’s the evidence demonstrating how Trickle Up helps women.

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Ameneé Siahpush Spotlight on TechChange

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Meet Ameneé (@AmeneeS), our Senior Officer for Monitoring and Evaluation,  who is spotlighted today on TechChange blog! Find out what occupies and drives our data guru: Cross-posted from TechChange Blog. If you have taken a TechChange course, you know that the participants are all doing amazing things wherever they are in the world. Some go on to start their own organization, some collaborate with other participants for future projects, and some take what they learned in the course and apply it in their current projects. Ameneé Siahpush took our Tech…

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India Journal: In their own words: “When I sold my first tomato”

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I returned from a 10-day trip to visit Trickle Up in India in October, 2014.  Inspired by the people I met every day, I kept a detailed travel diary.  In several installments  posted to the Trickle Up blog, I hope to convey a first-hand view of the great work that Trickle Up is doing in India and our potential for even greater impact.  I invite your comments and questions, either posted to the Trickle Up blog or emailed to me directly  at abramsw@trickleup.org. This part 9  in a series and the…

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India Journal: Ending Open Defecation

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I returned from a 10-day trip to visit Trickle Up in India in October, 2014.  Inspired by the people I met every day, I kept a detailed travel diary.  In several installments  posted to the Trickle Up blog, I hope to convey a first-hand view of the great work that Trickle Up is doing in India and our potential for even greater impact.  I invite your comments and questions, either posted to the Trickle Up blog or emailed to me directly  at abramsw@trickleup.org. This is part 8 in a series. Bill…

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"Now all 12 months we have food. We are doing more agriculture and vegetable cultivation. Now we have stored food for the lean period and are eating fish or meat every week."

− Fulmani Murmu, India

"Before, I could not even buy shoes for my children. Now, I always keep a large stock of shoes because they sell faster and make more money."

− Juliette Zida, Burkina Faso

"Now I own a store and I can give back to my community."

− Lilia Marina Tzi, Guatemala

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