Chilume works among the underprivileged rural and urban people who are economically weaker and from socially deprived castes. Chilume implements education, livelihood, women empowerment, skill development and health programs in rural Bangalore, Bangarpet, Kanakapura taluks and in the slums of urban Bangalore. Students from rural and urban slum areas always struggle to complete their college and to leverage their education for a promising career. The Pre University (Class XII) results of Karnataka state over the years indicate that only 45-55% of enrolled students are successful each year resulting in almost half of the enrolled students remaining college dropouts. Chilume has been striving to provide education and soft skill opportunities for the underprivileged students, economic and livelihood opportunities for marginalized women, employment opportunities for unemployed and unskilled youth and providing awareness and financial support for economically vulnerable in poor health
A society in which every child lives with basic rights to survival, protection, integrated development, and participation”
“To ensure integrated development of disadvantage children through promotion of education, livelihood, health and awareness”
Entrepreneurship Development Programme for 150 domestic workers at Kudlu slum of Bangalore city
Chilume conducted Entrepreneurship Development Program (EDP) for 150 domestic working women at Bangalore. This was a mandatory training for women to undergo so that they could access seed money for their proposed micro enterprises. The program is facilitated by Mr. Rani Elizabeth the resource teacher. It was an one day program where we trained these women on how to plan a business, in terms of market feasibility, profit and loss, and plan sustainability of the program. The workshop was of interactive sessions, groups activities, demo and presentations.
Free Cancer Detection Camp organized for 135 people in Kudlu slum of Bangalore
Chilume regularly conducts health camps at Kaikondrahalli slum. Prior to health camp, we organized community awareness building by placing flexes in all blocks, mains, and local areas about proposed health camps. Chilume also printed handbills about health camp and distributed door to door.The health camp was organized on 29th June at the community hall of Kaikondrahalli slum. Doctors from KIDWAI hospital were invited to conduct the camp.At the end of the camp, doctors also gave prescription to all participants.There were three emergency cases who were given visiting cards to KIDWAI.
Annual Certificate day for 160 (unemployed) youth in Kanakapura, Rama nagara district
Chilume organized Self Help Groups for domestic working women at Kaikondrahalli slum of Bangalore city, in order to empower them economically. Chilume trained these women on Entrepreneurship Development skills on various micro enterprises. Over 150 women were engaged in various micro businesses in the present year.Ms. Rani Elizabeth, the resource teacher trained these women on various micro enterprises as how to plan, budget loss, income and sustainability of the proposed micro enterprises. The program lasted for one full day where they were given various groups activities, discussions, and other related activities to understand their proposed businesses.
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Bank: Union Bank of India
Branch: Kalyan Nagar
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