Innovation Transforms Lives

Empower women small farmers to break the cycle of poverty, malnutrition and illiteracy

THE
INNOVATION

Drip irrigation enables women small farmers to grow more crops while conserving water.
Dr. Daniel Hillel received the World Food Prize for drip irrigation

1. Women beneficiaries receive receive drip irrigation kit + rainwater harvesting tank.

2. Grow Vegetables.

3. Increase Family Nutrition and sell surplus for income.

4. Repay a portion of the cost into a revolving microfinance fund.

The Impact

Rainwater harvesting tanks open educational opportunities for girls in the Thar Desert of Rajasthan,
India spending 5-7 hours per day to collect water.

Meet Basanti

Basanti is a small farmer in Hopardi Village, Rajasthan. She lives with her husband, children and in-laws. Basanti grows vegetables during the monsoon season but had never attempted to grow crops during the dry season due to water scarcity.

THE COST

Total Cost: $1900

EQUIPMENT

Two (2) Rainwater Harvesting Tanks (21,000 L): $900

Drip Irrigation Kit to irrigate 0.60 acre vegetable plot: $500

Water Pump: $90

MATERIALS

Fencing: $200

Water for crops, Fertilizer & Seeds: $70

TRAINING

Training: $50

Installation, Reporting, Field Support: $60

Travel & Administration: $50

"OneProsper is a shining example of how people can make a positive difference in the lives of so many if they are just willing to take action and commit to change."

Mr. John Guarino Past President of Coca-Cola Refreshments Canada

Meet the Team

Raju Agarwal

Founder and CEO

Viroopa Volla

Head of Growth

Neha Vyas

San Francisco Bay Area Chapter President

Nisa Andrews

Director of User Experience

Kabir Sehgal

Head of Marketing

Jyoti Bansal

Chairman of the Board

Elizabeth Burstein

Board of Directors

Shailendra Gupta

Board of Directors

Mahncy Mehrotra

Board of Directors

Arezoo Riahi

Board of Directors

Diana Barone

Founder and Executive Director

Nikhil Goel

Board of Advisors

Lauren Weston

Board of Advisors

Stuart Crabb

Board of Advisors

Shveta Miglani

Board of Advisors

Frequently Asked Questions

Where We Work

The Cost

Donation