Madhuri Deshkar

Joined Jul 2018
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Empower village women through vocational trainings and income generating skill building

What I'm Leading

I am impacting rural women of Bandarad district in Maharashtra state by using my influence as a village council member to conduct livelihood skill trainings . I am training women in recycling, waste management, jute-bag making and helping them access loans for setting up micro businesses.

Who I'm Impacting

100 people (my entire village community)

Bio

About Me

I am a Sarpanch - which means an elected village chief. But I am also a social activist with who is passionate about women's rights and equal place for women in the society. I combine my passion with the power that people of my community gave me by electing me to their chief's office and try to bring positive social change in the Bhandara district of Maharashtra in India.
Currently I am a fellow of the Collective Impact Partnership (CIP) leadership program.

My Vision

A world where every woman is empowered and free.

Needs

Public awareness on our community, our work, our issues, leadership training and financial grant to do more welfare of my people.

Abilities

Community leadership, running public office, mobilizing and advocacy

Interests

Economic PowerEducation EqualityHuman Rights for Women

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Madhuri Deshkar commented on महिला ओका गावविकास भागेदारी Jul 21 Madhuri Deshkar commented on Our Children, our top priority. We must help them get equal opportunities, supporting their talents by empowering them with skills through which they can gain financial independence. Jul 19 Madhuri Deshkar commented on संमती मे महिला अधिकार के लिए उभरते नेता Jul 19 Madhuri Deshkar commented on Let’s help young women enjoy womanhood Jul 17 Madhuri Deshkar commented on महिला आथिर्क परिस्थिती Jul 15 Madhuri Deshkar commented on My Impact as a CIP fellow so far: Fighting for my Community's Right to Skill Development Jul 14 Madhuri Deshkar commented on Women Empowerment Jul 13 Madhuri Deshkar commented on Through CIP programe : milestones of changing perspective of collage system in term of safe higher education spaces Jul 12 Madhuri Deshkar loved ये छे महिने मे सि आय पि टैनिंग से सबसे बड़ा बदलाव Jul 12 Madhuri Deshkar loved My biggest impact during the CIP fellowship Jul 12 Madhuri Deshkar loved Hopes in Drought Jul 11 Madhuri Deshkar commented on Claiming our space! Jul 11 Madhuri Deshkar commented on Scholarships available for Policy in Action Program by YLAC India (2019) Jul 10 Madhuri Deshkar commented on Upcoming Fellowship for 2020: LGT Fellowship Program for Business Professionals Jul 10 Madhuri Deshkar commented on How Collective Impact Accelerates Impact Jul 10 Madhuri Deshkar commented on Call for Application: Future Cities 2019 - Summer School for Civic Innovation Jul 09 Madhuri Deshkar commented on School Related Gender Based Violence (SRGBV) negatively impacts on Children in Uganda. Jul 08 Madhuri Deshkar loved Digital literacy helping the society to best deal with emerging issues. May 27 Madhuri Deshkar commented on Digital literacy helping the society to best deal with emerging issues. Feb 10 Madhuri Deshkar loved INDIA: Fighting for a Future in a ‘Graveyard for Farmers’ ​​​​​​​ Jan 27 Madhuri Deshkar loved Financial Freedom, a Key Ingredient in the Eradication of Domestic Violence in Teso Jan 05 Madhuri Deshkar commented on The beginning of my sarpanch life Oct 20, 2018 Madhuri Deshkar loved The beginning of my sarpanch life Oct 20, 2018 Madhuri Deshkar commented on LAST CALL : Join my research study & earn a 25 US dollars subscription to an online magazine of your choice ! Oct 20, 2018 Madhuri Deshkar loved Introducing Myself Aug 31, 2018 Madhuri Deshkar loved ZAMBIA: Can Women Have It All? Aug 28, 2018 Madhuri Deshkar loved 5 Women in Science who are making Indians Proud Aug 28, 2018 Madhuri Deshkar commented on Representation of Women in Economics for Economic Empowerment Jul 21, 2018