Empowerment through education

Kalyani aged 19 years, resides at Mandawli, Delhi.

Rasta - Kalyani (Story of Hope)There are five members in her family, her father is a laborer and mother does petty jobs while taking care of the family. Kalyani’s grandmother also lives with them. The family expenditures were being met with the meagre income of her father & mother. She completed her 10+2 under CBSE syllabus and completed non-collegiate BA degree from Delhi University. She desperately wanted to find a job and support her family as they have taken lot of pains to fund her studies.

Unable to find a job she approached RASTA for help. Thanks to the generous donor and the Computer training program of RASTA, she joined Rasta’s STeP center after a generous donor agreed to support her training. After she has successfully completed the six month course, RASTA assisted her to get employment in a call center as customer care associate with a pay of around Rs. 7000/- per month. It’s been one year since joined the company, she is has performed very well in the company and earned herself a promotion.

Now, she is assisting the entire family and motivating her younger sister to become independent. The status of family as changed considerably. She gives the credit of her carrier to Rasta organization.