The Trustees, Management, Staff and Stake holder of SKDRDP wish Rev. Shri. D. Veerendra Heggadeji who took oath as Rajya Sabha Member.
SKDRDP Executive Director inaugurated the Women’s Seminar organized under Jnanavikasa programme at Udupi and guided the officials.
Through SDM IMD College a team of lecturers and students from France met Rev. Shri. D. Veerendra Heggade to study Shri Kshethra Dharmasthala’s background and programmes. SKDRDP Executive Director Dr. L. H. Manjunath interacted with the team and guided them with Project information, during this Koppal Siri Agricultural Production Company officials were present.
Mrs. Asha resident of Sonnamaranahalli, Doddaballapura zone lives with her husband and 2 children. Husband works as a daily wager. She got to know about Self-Help Groups through Jnanavikasa Center and got motivated to be self-employed. She joined Sneha Self-Help Group, started saving money and bought millet flour mill machine. From the group she periodically […]
Mrs. Gouramma, resident of Sirigere Taluk is a housewife and looked after her children. Husband’s income was the main source of any household expenses. It was difficult for them to maintain their day-to-day expenses and to educate their children. She got motivated from Dharmasthala group and joined Sri Basaveshwara Group, after joining the group, she […]
Bantwal Taluk resident Mrs. Prema is a member of Sri Durga Self-Help Group who built her life through Jnanavikasa Programmes. At first, she took a Pragathinidhi loan of Rs.10,000 to start a vegetable shop. Attending Jnanavikasa programme she learned about self-employment, took periodic Pragathinidhi loan and started selling fruits along with vegetables. At present she […]
The Shri Kshethra Dharmasthala Rural Development Project (SKDRDP) was founded with single important purpose of "Inclusive Rural Development". To achieve this we created 3 main things for Individuals. They were Loans, Insurance & Pensions which ushered Financial Stability.
- Linkage to banks (earstwhile Pragathi Nidhi)
- Sampoorna Suraksha Health Insurance
- NPS now Atal Pension Yojana (APY)
To enable people to inculcate the habit of helping others, we started organizing Self-Help Groups which are called as Pragathi Bandhu Groups (PBG). Our lending and Training programs are geared towards members and their families. As every family has 3 types of people, we have special programs focused these 3 focus groups.
- Family Head - huge array of programs under Agriculture division.
- Women Empowerment - Jnanavikasa to make them self-sustainable.
- Children SujnanaNidhi scholarship.
Apart from family, Community also matters, hence we have a special division called as CDP (Community Development Programs) to develop the Rural Infrastructure.