We are committed to providing individuals and communities with training in small-scale skills and interest-free business loans, which oﬀer them digniﬁed and well sustainable ways to make a living.
Empowering women is vital to overcome critical social issues such as poverty and unemployment. Empowering women leads to empowering the nation. In India, women are facing severe social inequalities. According to a 2020 report by Right to Education Forum and Centre for Budget Policy Studies with support of the World Bank and UNICEF,nearly 40% of adolescent girls in the age group of 15-18 years are not attending school while 30% of girlsfrom poorest families have never set foot in a classroom.
Empowering poor and marginalized women is one of the key goals of the Human Welfare Foundation right from the inception. Through our projects, we aim to assist women community through various educational, healthcare and income generating initiatives. Almost 50 percent of the beneficiaries of the HWF activities are women. Moreover, around half of our scholarship fund goes to female students.