MDS Greencircle Co.

MDS Greencircle Co.

Women on Wings business partner since November 2016

MDS Greencircle Co., founded in 2013, is based in Guwahati, Bhetapara area in the northeastern state Assam. It deals in northeastern spices, black rice and Assam tea. These premium and naturally organic food products include e.g. King chilly, bird’s eye, ginger, green tea and the famous Assamese black tea. These products are sold under its brand name Organic Tokri.

Its mission is to enable people to discover, explore and embrace an organic lifestyle in whatever way resonates with them. Organic Tokri supports people living healthy through providing high quality organic and eco-friendly products. All products are procured from small farmers group & marginal farmers who use organic farming by tradition. It is mainly the rural women that work in farming.

At the start of the partnership 100 women work in processing of the foods and spices. MDS Greencircle Co. and Women on Wings will partner in realizing substantial growth of Organic Tokri’s revenues in the coming years years which in turn will result in substantial growth of the number of rural women (farmers) involved in its value chain.

“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