2010.12.17: December 17, 2010: Kallie Dale, currently serving in El Salvador with the Peace Corps, is sponsoring a project in partnership with a community leader dedicated to improving the health and wellbeing of women and children in their town

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Kallie Dale, currently serving in El Salvador with the Peace Corps, is sponsoring a project in partnership with a community leader dedicated to improving the health and wellbeing of women and children in their town

Kallie Dale, currently serving in El Salvador with the Peace Corps, is sponsoring a project in partnership with a community leader dedicated to improving the health and wellbeing of women and children in their town

World Connect, a non-profit organization that empowers local leaders in underserved communities worldwide to solve local challenges, recently announced it has awarded a grant to Kallie Dale, originally from Helena, to support her work in the community of La Colonia San Francisco and greater Metapán area in El Salvador.

Kallie Dale, currently serving in El Salvador with the Peace Corps, is sponsoring a project in partnership with a community leader dedicated to improving the health and wellbeing of women and children in their town

Helena woman receives support from World Connect for Project in El Salvador

World Connect, a non-profit organization that empowers local leaders in underserved communities worldwide to solve local challenges, recently announced it has awarded a grant to Kallie Dale, originally from Helena, to support her work in the community of La Colonia San Francisco and greater Metapán area in El Salvador.

This grant will fund "Granos Basicos por Salud Basica" (Basic Grains for Basic Health). Through this project, women will improve their income by expanding their small business to provides a variety of affordable, clean and healthy basic grain to the community of La Colonia San Francisco and greater Metapán area. Kallie Dale , currently serving in El Salvador with the Peace Corps, is sponsoring this project in partnership with a community leader dedicated to improving the health and wellbeing of women and children in their town.

The World Connect Grants program is designed to connect mothers to mothers worldwide to address social problems affecting women, children and communities through health education, nutrition, reproductive health, health services and HIV/AIDS prevention projects. World Connect, which was founded in 2005, launched its World Connect Grants program in early 2010 to provide local social entrepreneurs with the funding and support they need to turn their good ideas into reality. This project is among one of the first to receive support through this new program.

To learn more, donate or volunteer, visit www.worldconnect-us.org.




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