Literacy India, through its program Karigari, helps women to be self-sufficient by imparting, training and developing in vocational skills through courses that are aimed for employment.
The program offers: Tailoring, DTP, spoken English, paper bag making, housekeeping and many other skills that will make them employable.
HOW IT WORKS?
- Hire a professional trainer
- Provide raw materials for practice
- Take practical tests periodically
- Market their products
- Help them buy sewing machines
- Provide placement assistance
We have been working with companies like Aricent, Wirkle Technologies, GE and American Express for this program. These companies have not only supported us but also undertook various training programs like English speaking, grooming, internet & networking programs etc.
We wish to take this program further to different parts of India.
If you like to support and sponsor a woman, you can reach us here.