Sakuntala Das (age 53) is a loyal member of Mahashakti Foundation from last three years. She is a member of Siridi Sai JLG at Bhubaneswar .After becoming a member of MSF she came to know on various business ideas as to develop their income and maintain a standard of living.
Mahashakti Foundation helped by giving loan in two phases. In first year she got a loan of Rs.14,000 and in the second year of Rs. 20,000. Previously they are engage in dairy business. With that loan amount they bought two more cows and provide sufficient milk ,curd & paneer. Everyday she sold a milk of nearly 55 to 60 ltr. at Rs.36 per ltr. Out of the sale amount they are earning Rs. 20,000 to Rs.25,000 per month.
She is more interested to take loan in the next days and bought more and more cows to grow their dairy business. Through MSF she is able to buy more and could earn a good return and could be planned for a better future.
Amita Dutta a young lady of 24 age lived with her family at Bhubaneswar. She has a child of 3years and her husband is working at a private company on contractual basis. Amita got married at the age of 21. The young lady wanted to engage in a work and earn something of her own to give support to her family. In the last year she became a member of Basanti JLG at our BBSR branch. She took a loan of Rs. 20,000 from MSF as SBL (Small Business Loan) purpose. She invested some amount for purchasing a tailor machine & required things for stitching and with the rest amount she availed sanitation facility at her home and gave that house on rent. She is working at her home .She is getting Rs. 4,000 as house rent and is able to get Rs. 3000 to Rs. 3500 from her tailoring work.
She is very happy with her earnings .After looking after the household work now she has something to do to earn of her own. She is giving less time for her tailoring work and make a good return. Now she is earning for her, for her child’s future and very much satisfied with her life. She is saving 10% of her money for her child’s education. She dreamed to make a small stitching shop of her own.
She thanked Mahashakti for giving a hand holding support and gave a platform to live independently.