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Empowering Women

We believe women are a linchpin of social change. As we study the past and look towards the future it is clear that humanity's well being is dependent...

Measuring Social Impact

Empowerment is a complex process, therefore tracking it requires a comprehensive measurement system. We all experience poverty and wellbeing in the six areas of our personhood: financially, intellectually,...

Our Theory of Change

I often get asked why our model includes jobs, education and mentorship. The answer is actually simple; we’ve been studying life-change over the last 6 years and believe...

Empowerment: Introduction

INTRODUCTION Over the last 5 decades $2.3 trillion of aid has been poured into the developing world, yet more people live on less than $2 a day now...

Empowerment: Jobs

JOBS A new race to the bottom is underway in the developing world. If you are reading this, you probably understand this effort as grassroots community development: empowering...

Empowerment: Mentorship

MENTORSHIP The vision for Krochet Kids intl. programs is not to employ individuals for decades, but rather to empower women to create locally sustainable jobs that eventually earn...

Empowerment: Monitoring & Evaluation

Monitoring and Evaluation is our method for measuring how we are doing within our goal of “empowering people to rise above poverty.” It would be very easy for...

Meet Our Mentors!

As promised, here is a look into one of the elements of our programs we are most excited about. Our mentors are the true change-agents of our work...

[VIDEO] Empowerment (2 of 2): COMING SOON

Over the past month we have been highlighting the unique aspects of our programs abroad that not only set our product apart, but also showcase the comprehensive and...