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

“Women on Wings has helped to improve the lives of more than 200,000 families in rural India. By sharing knowledge and skills, it enables women to earn their own living. A wonderful example of helping people make a better future for themselves and their communities.”

Queen Máxima of the Netherlands