We are partnering with seven organisations:
Community Action for Rural Development (CARD) to set up an industrial school offering training courses in welding, electronics, tailoring and embroidery, and assist beneficiaries in finding employment or starting small businesses.
Snekithi Charitable Trust to establish a training centre and train 120 Dalit and backward caste girls and young women in tailoring so they can work in local textile factories and break out of unemployment and challenging conditions.
Integrated Peoples Service Society (IPSS) to run a tailoring training project for 90 vulnerable young women that belong to socially excluded communities. The project will provide four months of training and a small stipend to help them get started in finding job opportunities.
People’s Association for Rural Women’s Development (PARWD) to train beneficiaries in tailoring, health, sanitation and women’s rights, and provide loans to enable them to buy equipment to start a small business.
The Centre for the Development of Rural Women (CDRW) to train 30 women in raising rabbits and maintaining apiaries for increased income.
Anbu Karangal Adharavu Trust (AKAT) to offer vocational training in micro-business development to 30 women of the cobbler and scavenger community, as well as develop savings plans and cultivate self-help groups to empower them to lead a debt free life.
Women for Women (WFW) to enable 20 girls to study a Diploma Course in Medical Laboratory Technology, and 20 girls to study a Diploma Course in Nursing Assistance, empowering them with fantastic employment opportunities.
Hospitality for the Needy Community Trust (HNC) to train impoverished indiginous tribal women bamboo product making skills for the development of a sustainable livelihood.