Help these victims of domestic abuse live a life of Dignity | Milaap

Help these victims of domestic abuse live a life of Dignity

Chaakri, a fully volunteer run organisation, was launched in 2005 to promote employment and support to women in rural district of Raigad. All the women come from marginalized backgrounds.

Chaakri signifies ‘seva’ and ‘service’ in the Hindi language. A social enterprise, the employed women are trained to make khakhras. Today these khakhras are sold not only in India but internationally too, a matter of great pride for these women.


Devi Gupta, is one such woman. Physically and mentally abused for years by her husband, Devi has had a really tough past. After her husband's demise due to alcoholism, Chaakri holistically supported Devi by not only giving her a job but becoming her support system for everything - children's education, health, counselling, financial management, etc.

Today, Devi lives a life of confidence and dignity. And has become the support of many other women in her village.



Chaakri employs 90 women as of now. The organization is looking to support more women but doesn't have the infrastructure and space to do so. With a vision of hiring more women, Chaakri is raising funds to set up a factory to accommodate more women.
Ask for an update
20th March 2019
Dear Supporters,

Devi Gupta sends her gratitude for supporting and standing by her and the women of Chaakri



Please continue to share and contribute. Devi and entire team of Chaakri need your help to create a better and bright future for their kids.

Warmly,
Team Chaakri

Dear Supporters,

Devi Gupta sends her gratitude for supporting and standing by her and the women of Chaakri



Please continue to share and contribute. Devi and entire team of Chaakri need your help to create a better and bright future for their kids.

Warmly,
Team Chaakri

Rs.4,545,955 raised

Goal: Rs.10,000,000

39 Days to go

Beneficiary: Chaakri info_outline
Only INR donations accepted
80G tax benefits for INR donations

Supporters (1900)

Bm
Bhavana donated Rs.7,000

Very good work

A
Anonymous donated Rs.5,000
PJ
Pooja donated Rs.500

I salute you for all the hard work your organization has been doing. Please continue your hard work with the knowledge that many are supporting you and wishing for your success...CHEERS!!

AC
Anand donated Rs.2,500

Will support as long as I can

R
Runa donated Rs.5,000
JM
Jyotin donated Rs.2,500