Brief objectives of the funding companies
Saksham is an initiative to support disadvantaged youth, especially young women in India to enable them to realize their dreams by equipping them with essential life and market oriented vocational skills. This not only helps them to access decent employment but also makes them representatives of a gender just society. The project aspires to give all young women the skills to get a job and become self-employed, by providing market-oriented business, vocational and life skills training. The project provides youths living in disadvantaged communities with an opportunity to escape poverty through training and employment by giving them the skills to get a job, self-employed and economically secure. Saksham is our longest running project has been functioning since 2010 and at present is at three centres in Delhi at present. The project aims to provide employment to at least 70% of the youth trained.