SMFG India Credit CSR mission is to build sustainable livelihoods for people. It aims to uplift the underprivileged people through various Livelihood, Educational, Environmental and Health care interventions that are indigenous to the people and communities.
SMFG India Credit’s Uday initiative is to enable sustainable development and inclusive growth across communities through innovative socio-economic and environmental interventions, in fulfillment of its role as a socially responsible corporate citizen.
SMFG India Credit is committed to grow in a socially and environmentally responsible manner. With financial inclusion as our guiding business vision, SMFG India Credit aims to reach out to the under-banked and unbanked by not just providing them with financial services but also by enabling the communities with services and skills that would help improve their standard and quality of living.
Saritha is a 45-year-woman from Namakkal, a district in Tamil Nadu. As the primary breadwinner for her two young children, she faced difficult economic and emotional circumstances after her divorce. The field mobilisers from WORD counselled Saritha and invited her to join the apparel-making training unit of the organised with the support of SMFG India Credit’s Jeevika initiative. Today, Saritha owns her own tailoring shop in Namakkal. Empowered with technical and financial skills, she now employs two more women in the unit due to the rise in demand for her work.
“The Jeevika program has completely transformed me from a person hiding behind closed doors to being the breadwinner for my family.”
The program enabled Saritha to enroll her children in better educational institutions and transformed her economic condition.
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