The work of Anuradha Bhosale and the Avani Organization in Kolhapur, India.
Anuradha is a social worker and grassroots advocate who focuses on women’s and childrens empowerment. She rescues children from forced labor and provides them education. She is the founder of the Avani Organization and the Women’s & Child Rights Campaign. Her mission is to work toward an end to forced child labor, and to empower the rural women who are either widowed or abandoned by their husbands.