This is a workshop for students interested in working with a women's empowerment organization in Jodhpur, India, where we will be partnering with Sambhali Trust to make this dream trip come to life. Sambhali Trust is an organization dedicated to promoting unity, independent and self-esteem among Indian women, diminishing notions of class and caste, and eradicating violence against women. Proceeds go directly to the purchasing of sewing machines for a group of women!
DEADLINE TO REGISTER: JULY 1, 2017
Fly into Jodhpur before and be greeted at the airport. Meet at the hotel and have dinner together to taste some local Indian cuisine and get to know all our fellow travelers.
Take a tour of Jodhpur! Get to know the Blue City where Sambhali Trust operates.
Split into groups and visit the various centres and programs of the organization. Meet staff, women and children.
Travel to Setrawa and spend two nights in the desert. Visit NGO projects.
Travel to Pushkar and get to know the Holy City, visit the Holy Lake, and experience one of the world's most unique and historic treasures.
Transfer to airport for flights home.
International award winning photographer and founder of Photographers without Borders Danielle Da Silva to teach an exciting and intense 13 day workshop. This workshop will take participants into the Blue City of Jodhpur to team up with a local NGO recognized by the United Nations and for its achievements in empowering local women. All profits from the workshop go directly into a fund to purchase sewing machines for women. Learn advanced techniques from leaders in the industry and bring your photography and voice to a completely new level.
Danielle Da Silva is the Founder of PWB and is an avid traveller, photographer, and director. She has been on the TEDx stage and has also been published in various places such as National Geographic and Huffington Post. Danielle is also on the board of the Dandelion Initiative, a coalition of women advocating for sexual assault survivors. Danielle is a mentor, coach, reiki and supporter of women on their journeys in business, life, and dealing with trauma.
*Before May 1, 2017
MEMBERS RECEIVE 5% OFF
*Or until full. Max 8-10 participants.