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Jane Abuto is a leader among the women participating in the Group Savings & Loan program of Alice Visionary Foundation Project, WomenStrong International’s Consortium Member in Kenya. She also works as a paralegal in her community, assisting women who are victims of violence in and around the slums of Manyatta in Kisumu, Kenya’s third largest city. This work doesn’t always sit well with the perpetrators of violence, so Jane’s job has put her – and her family – in harm’s...