• "The whole staff was invited to the party, but when the meal was served, the hostess showed me outside to eat by myself – because I was Dalit."– Bishnu Pariyar, Founder

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  • Did you know? – $10 is all a child needs to go to school for an entire year.

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Our Mission:
To enable rural Dalit women repressed by caste and gender to claim their rights and live in dignity

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December 19, 2014

Taylor Knoop, an adventurous college student keen to learn more about micro finance, interviewed several EDWON groups in Nepal this summer. She had also worked with Grameen Bank in Bangladesh and was fascinated by the different approaches to women’s economic…Read More

Walk for Nepal 2014 Ensures 350 Children Go to School

September 21, 2014

EDWON’s participation in this year’s Walk for Nepal, which took place on Carson Beach in Boston on August 24, means that 350 children will receive the uniforms and school supplies they need to go to school as part of our…Read More