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ERIKA SCHULTZ / The Seattle Times

Saturday, March 16, 2013

Local nonprofit plants seeds of hope in India

Mamata Barui, 16, hopes her garden will produce enough money to stop her father from marrying her off. Mamata was taken out of school at age 12 because money was tight. She was sent to work as a maid, but returned home after describing mistreatment.