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Lets make a change in lives like Devi Gupta, a domestic abuse survivor

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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25th October 2019
Let's spread love and kindness as much as we can!

Warmly,
Urvi
Let's spread love and kindness as much as we can!

Warmly,
Urvi
5th September 2019
Extending the campaign to help as much as we can :) Thank you for the continued suport. Rgds, Urvi
Extending the campaign to help as much as we can :) Thank you for the continued suport. Rgds, Urvi
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

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Rs.102,854 raised

Goal: Rs.500,000

40 Days to go

Beneficiary: Chaakri info_outline
Only INR donations accepted
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Samir donated Rs.2,500

Good job Urvi. Keep it up.

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Urvi donated Rs.2,500

On this Dhanteras.. Let's empower others.. I am doing my bit 😍

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Wish you success.

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