Mr. Kannan and his wife are two of our TIF project participants. They have been married for over twenty years. For ten of those years, he has run his own welding shop, Emmanuel Welding Works. There he does small jobs for people in the community where the shop is located. Mrs. Kannan stays at home and cares for their two children, Hari and Meena. Hari is studying to be a caterer, and Meena is still in high school.
Mr. Kannan loves his work, but he has been limited to takin