Economic empowerment based on strength of character.
The Animas Foundation has a mission to bring economic growth opportunities to low-income families through educational programs and by micro-funding/mentoring entrepreneurial, small business ventures based on strength of character and not on a credit rating or lack of collateral.
“How does one become a butterfly?” she asked pensively.
"You must want to fly so much that you are willing to give up being a caterpillar.”
-from Hope for the Flowers by Trina Paulus