ABOUT SAATH MAHILA SAVINGS & CREDIT COOPERATIVE SOCIETY LTD:
In the year 2009 Saath Charitable Trust initiated the Child Rights for the Change Program in 120 villages of Dholka and Viramgam block of Ahmedabad District. During the process along working with children organization also decided to on women empowerment. After working for one and half year in 2011, Saath decided to start its own initiative named “SaathMahila Savings and Credit Cooperative Society Ltd”. Objective behind the setting up the cooperative at rural area was provide a platform for women to come together, share, learn, save and create long- term income-generating activities for themselves.
To empower women by improving their lives through programs leading to social and economic
Women live in a safe and sustainable environment that includes adequate food, housing, education and health care, and possess the tools to provide a better life for themselves and their families. As important, they have hope, self-esteem and the ability to control their lives and destinies.