Mission: The Empanicpation Network creates empowering opportunities for women and children worldwide to build an independent, safe and rewarding future. Our programs educate and train survivors of poverty, abuse, human trafficking, and slavery vocational skills, business and leadership skills, and formal and non formal education. Upon graduating from our school partners or vocational training programs, survivors earn a good income enabling them to permanently escape poverty and exploitation.
Results: Survivors Living in Shelters Built or Improved by MBS 500
Employed Survivors 350
School Sponsored Children 250
Artisans Jewelers Trained 70
Target demographics: survivors of human trafficking and at risk women and children
Direct beneficiaries per year: 250 students, 100 women trained vocationally or employed
Geographic areas served: India, Nepal, Cambodia, Bangladesh, Thailand
Programs: Education, Employment, Healing Arts, Aftercare support to shelters
Made by Survivors does an amazing job, supporting the rescue of many women subjected to human trafficking, and playing a key role in their rehabilitation and reentry into society. Through Made by Survivor's vocational training programs, the women have obtained real skills allowing them to make money for themselves, receive an education, and gain confidence.