These Self Help Groups (SHGs) have became social change agents to stop liquor, demanding village road & taking up ration shops in their villages
• Self Help Groups promoted by Karunya Trust have received Best SHGs Awards in Thane District for the last 5 consecutive years.
• 120 Self Help Groups (SHGs) have increased their income from Rs.500/- to Rs.1,000/- per month through various income generation programs like vegetable cultivation, goat rearing, catering services, bag making, vada pav centre. Over 100 SHGs are introduced to various vocational trainings in making garments, papad, pickles, agarbathi, cosmetics and other small scale industries.
• Self Help Groups could bring about a change in the lives of 49,500 individuals in the next 8 years.