India

Northwest volunteers to India

Our first Courts for Kids project of 2013 was our third project in India, our second in partnership with an Indian organization called ALMA. This court was built at an orphanage in Nellore, Andhra Pradesh, a little over 100 miles from Chennai, in southern India. ALMA works with the Yanadi tribe, at the very bottom […]

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Chittatoore, Andhra Pradesh, India 2011

India is one of the rising stars of global development; however in spite of their economic boom, it remains home to approximately 1/3 of the world’s poor, according to some estimates.  Our in-country partner, ALMA, is a Christian organization that was founded in 1984 to serve the needs of the Yanadi people in the Nellore […]

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Working hand in hand in Rameswaram, South India

2009 Rameswaram is an island 35 km long, just off the coast of India, connected to the mainland Tamil Nadu province by a 4km bridge.    We partnered with BCM Ministries, an organization doing incredible work reaching out those who fall through the cracks of the caste system.  We met girls who had been abandoned by […]

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