Poverty alleviation with Financial management

 

Problem:  Women stuck in poverty due to
1. Debt burden
2. Low income
3. Abusive environment
4. Social Constraints

Solution:

1. Training (2 half-day sessions) on financial management, entrepreneurship and personal development through a fully equipped Mobile bus
2. Gelathi/ Friend as two way connect between NGO and the community
3. Gelathis handholding other women for economic, personal and social empowerment for 3 years
4. Empowered communities with women influencers

 

Impact so far:

1. 275,000 Families Impacted
2. 20% women became entrepreneurs
3. 115% increase in savings
4. 95% moved away from Money lenders

 

Budget: Rs 15-50 lakhs

 

Geographies: Rural Karnataka