Part 9: In several installments posted to the Trickle Up blog, Bill Abrams conveys a first-hand view of Trickle Up’s work in India and our potential for even greater impact.
To end extreme poverty by 2030, it is critical that people with disabilities are included in all economic strengthening work.
The gala honored the Consultative Group to Assist the Poor (CGAP), recipient of Trickle Up’s 2014 Leet Humanitarian Award, accepted by CGAP CEO Tilman Ehrbeck.
We are proud of our commitment to inclusion and, in 2012, 13% of the households we served had at least one family member with a disability.
Women receive weekly coaching support that helps them think to the future, find new income strategies, and facilitate their progress out of poverty.