TGG Foundation invites application from socially committed, responsible & educated unemployed women from economically weaker background who wish to improve their living standards and are also willing to create opportunities for more women in their area by establishing a Self Help Group with the support of TGG Foundation.
It is part of our livelihood mission for the benefit of the farming community in rural areas. Women with leadership quality, communication skill in English, basic computer literacy, between the age group of 30 and 55 can apply for starting a Self Help Group in their area.
Current opportunities are available for women from Kanatal (Uttarakhand) and Mysore (Karnataka). Only one group head is selected from each location for this project. Similar opportunities will be available for women in Sikkim and Gujarat shortly.
Last date for submitting the application for Kanatal and Mysore is 31st January 2019. Commencement of the project from 1st April 2019
Priority will be given to destitute widows and socially challenged women from the farming community.
TGG FOUNDATION OFFERS FOLLOWING SUPPORT
- A premises to start a livelihood activity
- Electricity, Water & Internet reimbursement
- Basic Machines, tools and utensils
- R & D support
- Mentoring and trouble shooting support
- Product selling support through Social Enterprises
- Basic training on accounting and book keeping
- Computer and printer
In addition to the above basic start-up wage support is provided to the group head after evaluating the expenses over the income in the form of interest free loans from Mooldhan for a period of first one year of the commencement of the project or till they attain sustainability (which ever is earlier). The group head must get all the necessary permissions, licenses and registrations to establish the activities and start the operations within the first six months of the appointment.
DOCUMENTS TO BE SUBMITTED
- Project report: It should have a brief description about the area, population, present employment opportunity, present cultivation, skills, average income of a family, current wages, annual direct income of women in the farming community, an elaborate income generating activity report, number of organic farmers and their cultivation, accessibility, availability of water & electricity and a revenue generation plan.
- Resume : The complete detail of the applicant with her passport size photo
- ID Proof : Any government ID proof with name, age and address