Our very own Priya was given
the opportunity to interview
Michelle Obama & Malala Yousafzai!
Since 2005 Her Future has been creating powerful and positive change in the lives of survivors of gender violence and girls at the highest risk. We break the cycle of poverty and exploitation, by providing education – and a full range of services that support education – to survivors and the most vulnerable girls in India and Nepal.
Help Build Futures!
Join our newsletter to learn about our progress and upcoming events!
Education prevents exploitation.
We currently support the education of over 750 survivors and high-risk girls. This education empowers girls to choose their own career path. Many opt for social services, medical fields, law enforcement and other engaged work that allows them to give back.
End the cycle of slavery.
Child survivors of slavery and kids born into brothel communities are destined to grow up and repeat the cycle unless given an education to build a different kind of life.
Out of the 200+ girls who have gone through our education program and completed grade 10, not a single one has been trafficked into slavery or re-trafficked, even though their backgrounds make them extremely high risk.
In order for survivors and high risk girls to remain free and independent, it is critical that they have a means to support themselves and be economically independent.
Every girl has unique goals, dreams and abilities, so we don’t offer a ‘one size fits all’ solution to vocational training and employment. Instead, we provide vocational counseling to help girls identify their career ambitions, and support vocational training and job placement in a large variety of professions, from computers, to jewelry making, cooking and catering, textile printing and sewing, to accounting and medical school.
Provide basic needs.
We support the ongoing needs of girls in these programs with: food, clothing, medical care and counseling. Shelter is the crucial first step in the girls’ journey to recovery and freedom. Her Future has built an entire shelter in West Bengal and expanded four others. We also provide safe shelter from morning to late at night to 275 children in red light areas so they can remain safe and with their mothers.