Micro enterprise leads the ability to support families in a society where this is often difficult.
A successful sewing school in Port Au Prince, Haiti, provides math and literacy programs for women
as they learn to sew and support themselves and their families.
Among the many services that Ina York provides at the Cercadillo Project in the Dominican Republic,
is sewing instruction to local women in an effort to keep them in work,
supporting their families and learning a trade.