July 2016 – Project at Alipore Correctional Facility, Kolkata

On July 27, 2016 SHURU KOLKATA, the sister organization of Hope in Life Foundation in collaboration with West Bengal Correctional Services and Flight to Harmony Foundation delivered a women’s empowerment project with inmates and their children at Alipore Women’s Correctional Home. The project was funded by a grant from American Women for International Understanding (AWIU). AWIU promotes woman-to-woman interaction and understanding worldwide through meaningful visits, grants, educational support, the celebration and support of the International Women of Courage, and participation of local Chapters which act locally and affect globally. Special guests were Director General & Inspector General of Correctional Services, West Bengal, Mr. A. K. Gupta, versatile singer Lopamudra Mitra and eminent Indian classical vocalist, Kaushiki Chakraborty.

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