Educating a Child: $9 / monthly
GET works where the majority of the world’s poor live in the sub-Saharan region of South Asia — comprised of Nepal, Bhutan, India, Myanmar, Sri Lanka, Pakistan and Maldives.
A lack of basic education is one if the most significant contributing factors to a people remaining subject to generations of oppression and poverty.
Children in these regions many times do not receive an education because of the lack of schools, teachers, and basic infrastructure necessary to travel to school. In many cases, the uneducated parents find cost of education unattainable. Many parents often choose to have their children work to help bring in income for their families.