Waiting game: Connie Duckworth spent months “pounding on USAID’s door”

11/27/2013 |

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Finding no traditional foundations that would invest in Afghanistan, Connie Duckworth turned to USAID for seed capital. “It takes 9–12 months to get a grant approved by USAID,” says Duckworth, who eventually secured funding.
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