A student from the Clear Lake High School in Houston, Texas, is helping improve the nutritional status and hygiene of underprivileged women in K.K. Nagar, MGR Nagar and Choolaipallam. Sunanda, a grade 12 student, has taken up an awareness project with the Family Planning Association of India in Chennai. Sunanda, accompanied by FPAI Chennai secretary Rani Kandhaswami and a resource team, taught the women to make low-cost nutritional dishes and manufacture detergent power and phenyl to generate income.

Kannal Achuthan

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