Entrepreneurship Development and Resources Support Trust
EDREST ‘Shakti’ Livelihood Development Program
Formation of Women Self Help Group to facilitate development of efficient micro credit and skill building.
Provide employability oriented skills development program for Women and Youth in the community.
Identify SHG’s with potential to setup and run a sustainable (IGP) Income Generation Program. Provide theme specific training, technical knowledge, and business expertise and also facilitate links with social venture capital investors.
Provide theme specific training, technical knowledge, business expertise and facilitate links with banks or Small/ Micro venture capital investors.
Facilitate national and international programs to enhance skills and technical expertise.
EDREST to phase face out once the enterprise has achieved its business breakeven.
EDREST ‘Disha’ program for Homeless People
EDREST believes the best place for the homeless people, in this phase of their life is to provide all the below mentioned facilities under the bridge and possible income generation programs.
Provide night shelter to the people who are living on the street.
Provide hygienic meals through Self Help Group at subsidized rates.
Provide timely health services and assist in referral to receive appropriate health care.
Provide safety vaults to deposit Homeless people’s valuable belonging and help them increase their reserves, to enable them to leave the life on the streets.
Provide skill development training and local employment to sustain their livelihood.