National Geographic features ACORN International

National Geographic features ACORN International

The Oscar-winning film “Slumdog Millionaire” put India’s largest slum, Dharavi, on the map. Much more than a slum, this mini-city bustles with industry, culture and dreams. See the day-to-day activities and hear real-life accounts from its inhabitants, who have goals and aspirations — people who are struggling to survive in a community that defies expectation.


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Learn about ACORN International's global projects, and how to connect with your own local ACORN International Community

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