The majority are women, many of whom from Scheduled Castes and Tribes
at the bottom of the social pyramid, are particularly at risk.
“Industree Foundation organizes women into companies that they own putting them in charge of their own destiny”
Industree currently works with 2 Producer Companies impacting
2,000 women with an annual turnover of INR 108.74 million.
By collectivising women artisanal micro-entrepreneurs in manufacturing enterprises, constructing the entire value chain up to the conscious consumer, which is co-owned by them and building an enabling ecosystem for scale, more women can be given secured and increased incomes.
Industree Foundation has taken upon itself, Mission Creative Million, to lift people out of poverty while celebrating their arts, skills and cultural legacy. In the next ten years, it aims to impact one million creative producers, most of whom are women, by collectivising them into Producer Companies owned by them, leading to sustained incomes and wealth creation.
Industree Foundation will lead the Creative Million initiative, working in collaboration with other like-minded partners, to create an enabling ecosystem which will help Producer Companies access capital, design, markets and other necessary support to sustain and prosper.
"Seeing myself evolve from a tailor to a trainer within a year, has given me a lot of confidence in my abilities."
"Seeing my progress in Bangalore Greenkraft Producer Company , my daughter has also joined the company."
“I am able to ensure that my children continue to get a good education. I am also able to partially support my 80-year- old mother who lives in Tiruvannamalai.”