In August 2017, Sarvamangala, a 28-year-old homemaker from a village in rural Karnataka joined the Kyathumgere tailoring unit set up close to her home by Industree Foundation. She is now part of a producer enterprise that she co-owns, is able to support her son’s education and one day, dreams of building her own house. With Industree’s support, women like Sarvamangala are empowered to find a voice among their communities and move up the value chain. … Read More Sarvamangala’s Story
We’re thrilled to inform you that we have hit our fundraiser target of $5,000 towards Business Skills Training for women in Karnataka through the Global Giving platform. This not only allows us to empower the women we already work with to take their skills to the next level, enabling them to become independent entrepreneurs but also qualifies… Read More We’ve reached our goal!
Setting up Mission Creative Million’s first tailoring unit in Mandya district, Karnataka, taught our team some valuable lessons and also came with a few unexpected surprises. Several days into the producers’ training, an exhibition was coming up in Bangalore. It required a few simple bags with a straight stitch to be made. The plan was… Read More Lessons from Mandya