Impact Stories

November 12, 2018

Laxmi Mahila Samiti: Leveraging Linkages for Livelihoods

The journey of the last decade had brought a sea change in the lives of women of the Laxmi SHG. Strong association with their group and […]
October 5, 2018

From Sustenance to Spreading Her Wings

The legend goes that it was Phula Bai who decided that the Garasias make the place, with a flowing stream at the foothills of Mount Abu, […]
September 10, 2018

Heroes on wheels

She drove me tentatively as we passed through the town. As she crossed the main highway, she breezed through, letting me talk to the wind. Mohini […]
September 4, 2018

Finally! Potable Water at Schools

The Water Aid report on “State of the World’s Water 2017” presents a gloomy picture for rural India: 63.4 million people living in villages are without […]
August 14, 2018

The Search For The Elixir Of Life

Two large water pots – one on the head and the other clung to her waist seemed to overpower the frail frame of Kuni. Four other […]
August 6, 2018

Tara: A guiding star in the lives of little children

Shy and quiet, Tara joined the Self Help Group (SHG) mobilized by PRADAN nearly a decade back on the advice of her sister-in-law. She was newly […]
January 6, 2018

After climbing a great hill, one only finds that there are many more hills to climb- Mandela

“Police force was sent and guns were pointed at them but they stood firm. It will be a long and arduous journey for the SHG women […]
January 6, 2018

A Vegetable Micro-Entrepreneur is Born

It was a hot summer day. There was just boiled rice and raw mango pickle on the plate. ‘Her family had a right to eat better’, […]
January 6, 2018

Manmati Singh: Bringing about change-one step at a time

“Talk to me when you will be able to erase all our miseries. Else tie your wisdom in your sari and go away”, he shouted. ‘It […]