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Through the medium of inspiring stories and photographs, the story of women's freedom from bondage towards empowerment is told.
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    Pledge CA$ 13 or more About $10

    Postcard: Empowerment

    $0.13 or 10 rupees is what got the women started in their microcredit groups back in 2009. Today, there are 950 women participating in 29 self-reliant groups with stories of businesses made, houses built and educations paid for.

    For $13, enjoy a postcard with a pro photo from the book to frame.

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    • 5" x 7" Pro Photo to Frame
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    Pledge CA$ 50 or more About $38

    Book & Postcard

    Enjoy a signed copy of the book, plus a professional photo to frame from the book.

    Includes:
    • 5" x 7" Pro Photo to Frame
    • Signed Copy of << HER >> The Tharu Women's Journey to Freedom
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    Pledge CA$ 75 or more About $57

    Book, Postcard & Scarf

    Enjoy a signed copy of the book, a postcard with a professional photo from the book, and a beautiful Nepali scarf made by the Tharu women.

    Includes:
    • 5" x 7" Pro Photo to Frame
    • UNAKO Scarf made by the mothers
    • Signed Copy of << HER >> The Tharu Women's Journey to Freedom
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    Pledge CA$ 100 or more About $76

    Book, Postcard & Two Scarves

    Enjoy a signed copy of the book, a professional photo to frame from the book, and two beautiful Nepali scarves made by the Tharu women.

    Includes:
    • 5" x 7" Pro Photo to Frame
    • 2 Unako Scarves made by the mothers
    • 2 Signed Copies of << HER >> The Tharu Women's Journey to Freedom
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    Pledge CA$ 500 or more About $380

    Large Signed Print + Book w/ Name in it!

    With this tier, you receive a large signed photo print of the pinnacle photo of the book, as taken by Photographer Julie Gascon, as well as your own name included in the book.

    You'll also receive a signed copy of the book, a professional photo to frame from the book, and a beautiful Nepali scarf made by the Tharu women.

    Photographer Julie Gascon, a graduate from Concordia University, is a multidisciplinary artist using photography as the primary medium of her craft. As well as being Co-founder and Director of the recognized art school “Ateliers Beaux-Arts” in Montreal, Julie worked for twelve years as Exhibit Manager at Trois-Rivières Quebec’s Folk Art Museum.

    Her ability to capture the essence of a person is excellently evident in her photos of IWEN’s Tharu women.

    Includes:
    • 5" x 7" Pro Photo to Frame
    • Signed Copy of << HER >> The Tharu Women's Journey to Freedom
    • Large Photograph Print, signed by Photographer Julie Gascon
    • Your Name Included in the Book
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    Pledge CA$ 26 or more About $20

    Book & Postcard (Earlybird)

    Only 26 of these available! Sign up and help us get started. After this, the book goes up to $50 level.

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    • Signed Copy of << HER >> The Tharu Women's Journey to Freedom
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    Pledge CA$ 30 or more About $23

    Book

    Until September 30, 2017, you can get a book for $30. After that the price will raise to $50

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    Pledge CA$ 1,000 or more About $759

    Nepali Dinner for 4 + Founder of IWEN

    Dinner in Montreal, Trois Rivieres and Toronto with our passionate Founder, Michelle Bonneau, an amazing, passionate woman who heard the call to Nepal and has built a thriving organization there. She will have many stories to inspire you.

    Dinner will be four people plus our Founder.

    Includes:
    • Signed Copy of << HER >> The Tharu Women's Journey to Freedom
    • UNAKO Scarf made by the mothers
    • Dinner with Founder
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