SAFP Blog

Read success stories from out team and supporters.

Accessible Medical Care at Kovanur

The rural poor in India face many obstacles to their development, including the challenge of accessing health care. In addition to the lack of health care facilities, equipment, supplies, and […]

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Overcoming Obstacles to Education – Little Stars School

Although education in India is considered to be a right for all, schooling is still out of reach for many children from poor families throughout the country. This is the […]

Category: Blog • Get to Know Our Partners • Sharing in Success •

Sharing in Success – Microfinance in Gujarat

Sony Ben lives in Nadapa village near Bhuj in the state of Gujarat. She was abandoned by her husband and left to care for three children with her meagre income. […]

Category: Blog • Sharing in Success •

The Millennium Development Goals – Heading towards 2015

In the year 2000, all the world’s countries came together and agreed to make a commitment to ending poverty and improving the well-being of the poor and marginalized around the […]

Category: Blog • Development Matters •

We want to hear from you!

Save A Family Plan’s blog has been operating for 3 months now, bringing you a variety of stories about the work of SAFP and its partners, current poverty-related problems in […]

Category: Blog • Uncategorized •

Responding when Disaster Strikes

In addition to our ongoing development activities, International Development Organizations like Save A Family Plan and its partners also need to be prepared to act when natural disasters strike. Extreme […]

Category: Blog • Get to Know Our Partners • Sharing in Success •

India: 64 Years After Independence, Gandhi Still Inspires Peaceful Change

August 15th is Independence Day in India, a national holiday. This year, 2011, marked the 64th anniversary of the termination of British authority and the beginning of self-government for that […]

Category: Blog • Development Matters • India in the News •

Business at Aiswaryagram

Save A Family Plan’s India office near Kochi, Kerala is housed at a site called “Aiswaryagram”. It is a piece of land in a small village called Parappuram, just 20 […]

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Memories of India

While hot, humid summer weather can be a challenge and a bother to most people, for me it brings back a flood of wonderful memories of my time in India. […]

Category: Blog • Stories from the Field •

Why Partnership Matters

Save A Family Plan’s work in India is guided by the vision of “partnering with the poor for a just world”. This is really more than just a mission statement; […]

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