Sankul's mission is to eradicate poverty and uplift the socio-economic life of women in rural India through a) credit availability and b) livelihood creation.

Sankul is a trust founded for the empowerment of rural women. It operates on the following core principles:

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Unity in Community:

We believe that the fundamental challenges in rural India arise from its disorganised nature. Sankul aims to address this through the process of socia

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Access to credit:

Most households are dependent on agriculture and/or have seasonal income. This leads to financial uncertainty and women are constantly on the lookout

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Empowerment through Entrepreneurship:

We believe that financial independence is a crucial instrument towards genuine empowerment. Economic shortfalls in rural Indian households must be dea

Sankul aims to ensure that rural poor women are organised socially and empowered economically.