When women have the power to make decisions about their own health, the benefits are enormous. Gaining access to services is a critical first step, but they also need the knowledge and tools to make good decisions and the skills to effectively advocate for their rights.
In Guatemala, only 1 in 3 women have access to family planning services. Local organizations are working hard to change this, and with training from CAI, are more equipped to transform women as leaders in their own lives.
Young women leaders are applying their knowledge in the field with immediate benefits:
But this is just the beginning. With your support, Creative Action Institute can provide deeper leadership training, more skill-building clinics and accompany grassroots groups in enacting creative social actions in the field - empowering more girls and women to take charge of their lives.
Donate online or mail a check to: CAI/240 County Road/Ipswich/MA/01938.
Your gift goes a long way: