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Thursday, July 28, 2016
With two truckloads of household items, her personal belonging and her four children, Elizabeth Francis stood on a pavement in Arima one night in January 2009 looking up at the sky.
Monday, July 25, 2016
School van driver Enal Ramsaroop and his group, Welcome Action Group (WAG) and Friends, have become a shining ray of light and hope in the once depressed agricultural communities of Welcome Village, C
Monday, July 18, 2016
With his van loaded with watermelons, oranges, mangoes and plantains on the tray and back seat, Michael Leroy Prescott reaches the Marabella market at 4 am on Saturday mornings.
Thursday, July 14, 2016
Every month engineering student Giatri Kavita Lalla takes a significant portion of her salary from her internship job and buys school stationery for less fortunate children in her neighbourhood.
Monday, July 11, 2016
When night fell Reshma Juman would take her four young children, including a one-year-old baby, to the pavilion in the recreation ground next to the Chandanagore Primary School and prepare them for be
Thursday, July 7, 2016
Amanda Lalchan earned the name “Roti Girl” after she began making roti for a woman in the Chaguanas Market when she was 18.
Monday, July 4, 2016
Every day, except Saturdays, single mom Suzette Crevier, slender and pretty, dons her jersey, jeans and rubber boots and heads off to work at Coop’s Car Care to wash cars.
Thursday, June 30, 2016
Mother of 14, Mala Joseph, rises at 4 am every day and cooks breakfast and lunch for her family and homeless people she took in, does the laundry, tidies up the kitchen and heads off to her job taking
Monday, June 27, 2016
The last straw for domestic violence victim, Maxine Gonzales, was when a man in her life pelted her with a big stone and hit her on the head.
Thursday, June 23, 2016
Sherna Alexander-Benjamin was around eight when she was raped for the first time by her father’s friend. He was in his 40s.