New Self-Help Group and Joint Liability Group formation:
During the month we formed we formed two new groups, ‘Aadharstambha Self-Help Group’ and ‘Srinidhi Joint Liability Group’ in Mevundi village in Gadag district.
Group bank account opening:
Group bank account was opened for ‘Srinidhi Joint Liability Group.’
Aadishakti Joint Liability Group from Mevundi, Sri Manjunath Joint Liability Group and Sukragowri Joint Liability Group from Eklasapur villages in Gadag have taken their first step towards achieving economic independence by applying for group bank loan.
‘Jenugudu Self-Help Group’ (Mevundi village), ‘Aadishakti Joint Liability Group’ (Mevundi village), ‘Maniunath Joint Liability Group’ (Eklasapur village) and ‘Sharmisavali Joint Liability Group’ (Dambal village) have got their bank loans sanctioned at Karnataka Vikas Grameena Bank Mevundi and Dambal branches.
We conducted monthly group meetings at Mevundi village in Gadag district for Huchireshwara Joint Liability group, Janani Self-Help Group and Navachetana Joint Liability Group.
Disability assessment camp:
A disability assessment camp was organized by Government of Karnataka at Mundargi taluk, Gadag district to assess the assistive device needs for persons with disability.
Self-employment and independent living training:
We held a training programme in collaboration with SELCO Foundation at Mevundi village in Gadag for JLG and SHG members. The training was focused on self-employment and independent living.
Tailoring and apparel training classes continued at our training center at Mevundi village in Gadag district.
Maize crop harvesting:
Maize crop harvesting at our agriculture and horticulture plot at Mevundi village in Gadag district.
Vermicompost harvesting and pit filling work continued at our agriculture and horticulture plot at Mevundi in Gadag district.
Forthcoming Event Highlights:
- Two new Joint Liability Groups including 10 persons with disabilities to be established.
- Bank linkage for two Joint Liability Groups
- Groups Capacity Building and livelihood training.
- Tailoring and apparel training.
- Vermicompost preparation work.
- Guava and curry leaves harvest and marketing.
- FPO preparation work.
- Cooperative Society registration.
- Baseline survey to commence.