St. Joseph Manav Kalayan Sanstha


The Voice Project December 2021

In the month of December 2021, Mrs Ria Himmelbach, President of Manisita (Germany) visited India to inspect the progress of project “The voice” and she very much appreciated the progress of women though the project.

Different type of training to SHG leaders and village leaders

The various trainings like account maintenance, leadership, networking and federation training, are being provided and monthly meetings with village leaders at center level. Motive of the training is to make  women aware about the functioning of SHG and networking, which look quite effective.     

SHG Meetings

All the SHG are regulary conducting monthly meetings where the monthly collection is done and request  for loan are received and after discussions  in the group,the loan is  approved. They are maintaining there passbook and registers probably for which they have been provided training.   

Skill training and IGA

Several skill trainings to women leaders according to their interest have been provided and its a matter of great satisfaction that they are involved in some income generation activities and many of them have established their business point (shops). 

Networking of SHG

Under the project “The Voice” we are targeting 1400 underprivileged women in 20 villages of Haridwar district. We have formed more than  51 SHGs and some more groups shall be fromed soon(self-help group) 10 – 14 members in each group in all 20 target villages.