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Do It For Her 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.
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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

14th February 2019
Respected Friends/ Visitors,
What better way to spend this Valentine's Day than by being instrumental in bringing Smiles to the underprivileged! Not only that, your contributions goes a long way in making these Warriors get on sustainable dignified livelihood! We accept donations from Indian/ International accounts! Please give it a thought! Any contribution is Great contribution!
Respected Friends/ Visitors,
What better way to spend this Valentine's Day than by being instrumental in bringing Smiles to the underprivileged! Not only that, your contributions goes a long way in making these Warriors get on sustainable dignified livelihood! We accept donations from Indian/ International accounts! Please give it a thought! Any contribution is Great contribution!
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Rs.24,200 raised

Goal: Rs.30,000

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

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Kawaldeep donated Rs.2,500