CHINYARD is a Non-profit & Non-political Voluntary Organisation working in 285 villages of Dharwad, Haveri and Uttar Kannada districts in Karnataka State. It registered under Bombay Public Charitable Trust act 1950 (No. E –637 / DWD dated 30th January 1990). It is also registered with the Income Tax under 80G of Income Tax Act 1961. CHINYARD is also registered with the Ministry of Home affairs, Government of India under the Foreign Contribution Regulation Act (FCRA) of 1976.
CHINYARD is conducting various Training to SHGs, Entrepreneurs for skill up-gradation and capacity development through technical, H.R.D. and leadership development training. It has also been conducting Training to NGOs, Banks and other Institutions.
Recently we have conducted Training to all Regional Managers of Grameen Banks. We are pleased to inform you that, we have received 2nd State Level Award from NABARD for formation of Self-Help Groups and Bank Linkages programme for the year 2000-2001.
We have also received a National Productivity Council Award from Minister of Agriculture Department New Delhi for implementing Watershed project in Katnur village of Dharwad district Karnataka state, India.
Chinyard has worked in many projects since from 21 years in 3 districts of Karnataka state India. We have worked in Women Empowerment, Health, Watershed, RCH, HIV/AIDS, Microfinance, Disabled etc.
Chinyard is working with 4500 Self-Help Groups covering 52500 families of poor women, Tribals, Dalits, Disables. We are working with totally 2200 SHGs,. The Government authorities advised us to provide credit facilities. Therefore, approximately Rs. 10 Crores credit need is in our working area.
Most of the Self-Help Groups have considerable savings and fulfilled their consumption needs and they are ready to take-up Income Generating Activities.
No.6, Near Ganesh Temple,
Hubli 580 032
This post was submitted by C Y Bharadwad.