Micro-business grants are an effective strategy for alleviating poverty and empowering women. Inspired by our belief that all people have the right, the will, and the capacity to direct their own future, we offer a had up from poverty to possibility and build economic capacity.
-Nominated by CLA staff or CLA sisters
-Interviewed by CLA Coordinator
-Business Plan is Reviewed
-Approval by Executive Director
-$500 USD is facilitated by CLA Coordinator
-Sister is supervised and supported with her business as long as she remains in the program.
-Sister Business Mentorship
-Yearly Business Training Certificate Class
Currently 3 grants are given 2/3 times per year. To date 25 women have been empowered!