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Stories of Change

Raviya: An Emerging Role Model for many girls of her village

Raviya: An Emerging Role Model for many girls of her village

SHG Women’s collective actions resolved electricity problem of the Lohagal village

SHG Women’s collective actions resolved electricity problem of the Lohagal village

“Development cannot take place in a day or month, But I had taken my first step towards it”.

“Development cannot take place in a day or month, But I had taken my first step towards it”.

More than 3000 SHG women across locations are mitigating risk by enrolling themselves in pradan mantri Jivan Bima Yojna and accessing benefits from such scheme.

More than 3000 SHG women across locations are mitigating risk by enrolling themselves in pradan mantri Jivan Bima Yojna and accessing benefits from such scheme.

One day I heard the voice of women singing bhajan in my village.

One day I heard the voice of women singing bhajan in my village.

Life has been hard and challenging for Mohini and family since her husband’s demise

Life has been hard and challenging for Mohini and family since her husband’s demise

After the untimely death of Rusna Bai(One SHG Member), her husband Ramesh is unable to go for work leaving behind four young children alone at home.

After the untimely death of Rusna Bai(One SHG Member), her husband Ramesh is unable to go for work leaving behind four young children alone at home.

If women are inspired and given essential support, they would assist completely in running viable enterprises”

If women are inspired and given essential support, they would assist completely in running viable enterprises”

Today, as Savita, I have my own identity- everyone call me ‘Savita Devi’ the leader of Aarthik SHG instead of Shankar ki Ladi”.

Today, as Savita, I have my own identity- everyone call me ‘Savita Devi’ the leader of Aarthik SHG instead of Shankar ki Ladi”.