Gram Mooligai: new customer for Women on Wings

Gram Mooligai: new customer for Women on Wings

Gram Mooligai Company Limited is a company based in Madurai, in the south Indian state of Tamil Nadu. It manufactures herbal medicines from medicinal plants. Currently, 4,000 women gather and cultivate these medicinal plants. De joint goal is to more than double this number in the next 3 years.

Gram Mooligai is owned by a ‘Self Help Group’(SHG) of the women who gather and cultivate the medicinal plants. The women are shareholders of the SHG. Women on Wings will perform a quick scan beginning of February. With the outcome the experts and the management team of Gram Mooligai will jointly determine the growth strategy.

“Through this partnership with Women on Wings, we want to enable more women to earn their own income that will give them greater financial means to improve their livelihoods. Economic independence for women means more children can go to school, more meals per day for their families and communities, and an overall better standard of living for them and future generations”

Ilan Vuddumalay
C&A Foundation