New group formation:
During the month 80 members formed 8 self-help groups which included 40 persons with disabilities and 40 women at Mundargi, Shirahatti and Gadag taluks.
Group bank account opening:
Group bank accounts were opened for 8 groups which included 50 persons with disability and 30 women at KCC and KVG Banks at Gadag, Shirahatti and Nargund taluks.
Disability awareness and financial literacy trainings:
During the month, financial literacy and disability awareness trainings were conducted at Mundargi, Shirahatti and Gadag taluks for a total of 150 group members.
Kitchen gardening and horticulture trainings:
Kitchen gardening and horticulture training was conducted for 46 disabled farmers at our horticulture training center at Mevundi village in Gadag district.
Baseline survey continued in Gadag district as part of our ‘Sustainable livelihood scale-up’ project in association with Small Industries Development Bank of India (SIDBI).