SIRI Gramodyog

SIRI Gramodyog

Women on Wings business partner since July 2016

Shri Dharmasthala Siri Gramodhyoga Samsthe (SIRI) is unique concept promoted for providing the much needed backward and forward linkages for rural women for taking up various farm and non-farm income generation activities. SIRI is a non-profit distributing, having its head office at Ujire near Dharamsthala, Karnataka.

SIRI was established in the year 2001 to promote group based livelihood activities in the non-farm sector to assist rural women. This company is facilitated by Shree Kshethra Dharmasthala Rural Development Project. In the food sector, the company provides infrastructure and marketing support for pickles, squashes and savories.

SIRI has several units which produce readymade garments like shirts, children wears, ladies garments, hospital and school uniforms. It also produces products like liquid soaps, bleaching powder, raw agarbathi and perfumed agarbathi (incense).

Women on Wings and SIRI will collaborate on increasing the number of jobs- and livelihood opportunities for women in rural India where SIRI is working.

Areas and activities which we will work on:
– Strategy and business model of SIRI
– Marketing and Sales development
– Overall business and organizational development

“Fantastic experts, board members, employees and other stakeholders support us in our work and share the same ambition: to take rural families out of poverty by creating employment for women.”

Maria van der Heijden
Co-founder at Women on Wings