Ghoomar Mahila Samiti is a federation registered under Societies Act 1958 with an objective of social and economic welfare of the poor tribal families. Ghoomar Mahila Samiti is an institution of 4,360 tribal women of Bali block in Pali district. It was formed in February 2013, but it got registered in February 2015 with registration no: Pali/97/2014-15.
The federation aims to empower women by eradicating social evils like alcoholism, child-marriage, gathering for food after death etc. It also works for providing sustainable livelihood to its members for regular and increased income at their own village to check migration. The federation through collaboration with various Government and Non-Government Organization provides training and arrange funds to work in themes like Agriculture, Horticulture, Natural Resource Management, Livestock, and Value Chain etc. The federation has worked to provide the social security schemes like old age pension, Widow Pension, Handicap allowance to the needy. Federation has also implemented the sanitation drive by making toilets in the area.
The Samiti at present comprises of 27 Village Organizations which in turn consists of more than 400 SHGs. Samiti’s long term vision is to ensure better education and health facilities to the last mile tribal poor. The federation has achieved certain milestone during its course of 10 years but the long-term goal for which federation aspires for is still far- fetched and this is the motivation which keeps this federation growing and going.
We believe all women can embrace who they are,
can define their future, and can change the world.
WE ARE ON A MISSION TO EMPOWER 20,000 POOR FAMILIES IN BALI BLOCK. OUR MISSION IS TO INCREASE THEIR ANNUAL INCOME BY A MINIMUM OF RS 50,000/- BY 2030. WE PLAN TO DO SO WITH THE HELP OF OUR UNIQUE SANKUL/SHGS APPROACH AND BY ENHANCING THE CAPACITY OF THE RURAL COMMUNITIES TO ACCESS THE RESOURCES THEY DESERVE.
WE ASPIRE TO BUILD A SOCIETY WHERE EVERY INDIVIDUAL WOULD BE TREATED WITH RESPECT & DIGNITY. THE TRIBAL COMMUNITY SHOULD MOVE UP THE LADDER OF SOCIAL & ECONOMIC PROSPERITY.