Saraswati Kuri is a 21-year-old woman who came to OEI seeking assistance after she dropped out of school. Her mother is positive for HIV/AIDS and her brother is affected with disability. Saraswati enrolled in an 8-month Vocational Training (VT) and residential care program at OEI. The training has transformed Saraswati. She has become a confident, skilled artisan, able to earn a decent income to support her family. Her health improved staying at the residential care. She was groomed into a God-fearing and mature person. After graduation, Saraswati dreams of starting a boutique to tailor clothes and make embroidered handicrafts.