Women's Empowerment

Women's Empowerment

Jan Chetna Manch Bokaro believes women's empowerment is the cornerstone of any developmental activity. Empowered women lead to healthier families, flourishing children, and a happier society.

Self Help Groups (SHGs)

Self Help Groups (SHGs)

Self Help Groups (SHGs)

For over two decades, JCMB has facilitated the formation of women’s self-help groups (SHGs), viewing them as a means to empower women beyond providing financial aid.

Key Initiatives:

Key Initiatives:

Key Initiatives:

Key Initiatives:

Key Initiatives:

Key Initiatives:

  • Weekly Meetings: Groups of 15-20 women meet weekly to manage financial affairs, empowering them through collective decision-making.

  • Federation Establishment: In the late 90s, JCMB facilitated the creation of a federation of all the existing SHGs which was called the ‘Mahila Mandal Samiti’.

  • Autonomous Cooperative: In 2009, the federation was registered as a co-operative society under Jharkhand Mutually Aided Cooperative Societies Act and was named as Chetna SHG Mahila Swabalambi Sahkari Samiti Ltd.

Impact:

Impact:

Impact:

Impact:

Impact:

Impact:

  • Groups Formed: 628 groups across nearly 100 villages.

  • Collective Savings: Exceeding 4.5 crores (45 million) rupees.

  • Shareholders: 7,945 members as of March 31, 2024, each holding a share worth ₹100.

  • Board Members: Seven board members are elected every five years by the shareholders.


  • Groups Formed: 628 groups across nearly 100 villages.

  • Collective Savings: Exceeding 4.5 crores (45 million) rupees.

  • Shareholders: 7,945 members as of March 31, 2024, each holding shares worth Rs.100.

  • Board Members: All women, elected every five years.

Beyond Financial Matters :

Beyond Financial Matters :

Beyond Financial Matters :

Beyond Financial Matters :

Beyond Financial Matters :

Beyond Financial Matters :

  • Protests: Against sexual and domestic violence, denial of entitlements, and corruption.

  • Annual Gathering: Celebrating International Women’s Day on or around March 8th.

  • Organising Other Activities: Dancing competitions, women sports and cultural events, and celebrating local traditions.

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Jan Chetna Manch BOKARO

Forum for people’s awareness

Chamrabad, Chandankiyari,

Bokaro, Jharkhand

828134, India

Contact number : +91-94311-28221

E-mail: janchetnamanch@rediffmail.com

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Jan Chetna Manch BOKARO

Forum for people’s awareness

Chamrabad, Chandankiyari,

Bokaro, Jharkhand

828134, India

Contact number : +91-94311-28221

E-mail: janchetnamanch@rediffmail.com

©2024 by janchetnamanch

Jan Chetna Manch BOKARO

Forum for people’s awareness

Chamrabad, Chandankiyari,

Bokaro, Jharkhand

828134, India

Contact number : +91-94311-28221

E-mail: janchetnamanch@rediffmail.com

©2024 by janchetnamanch

Jan Chetna Manch BOKARO

Forum for people’s awareness

Chamrabad, Chandankiyari,

Bokaro, Jharkhand

828134, India

Contact number : +91-94311-28221

E-mail: janchetnamanch@rediffmail.com

©2024 by janchetnamanch