We are happy to share an article published in the latest issue of ‘punkt.um’ the Magazine of Andheri Hilfe. This article ‘Schwerpunkt: Selbstständigkeit sichern – und das Überleben in der Heimat’ in German by Elvira Greiner of Andheri Hilfe, describes the change she has witnessed in the lives of people.
(Marathi, VCD, 15 mins)
Women are the care providers, of all but their own self. Sarvodaya (Rise of the New Dawn) traces the women empowerment program in 150 villages about realizing their true potential. With Sampada Trust, they receive training in entrepreneurship to manage small scale businesses from selling bangles to dried fish, to preparing manure and selling it. It is the Self â€“ Help groups that make the difference, in their confidence levels. As a collective group their outshine darkness all around them. It is like â€œThe lamp is mine but the light is oursâ€