Salem Social Service Society

To proclaim liberty to the captives

Salem Social Service Society Millenium Development Goals

INCOME GENERATION THROUGH THE CONSTRUCTION OF COMMERCIAL COMPLEX

Goal:

It is a unique venture of Social Service Society for the long term sustainability of Women and Child Empowerment initiatives in my Diocese. The construction of Commercial Complex (Two Storied with a basement floor) has been co-funded by Kolping India, Sisters of St. Peter and Claver and other benefactors. The sustained revenue generated from this building will be utilized to support disadvantaged female children and women in Salem and Namakkal districts and uphold their right to existence, health and education embedded in the millennium development goals.

Project:

"INCOME GENERATION through the Construction of Commercial Complex for Sustainability of various Women and Child Empowerment Projects of Salem Social Service Society, Tamilnadu, India,"

Objectives:

  1. To Protect Girl Children in the districts of Salem and Namakkal.
  2. Prevention of Female Foeticide and Infanticide.
  3. Improve Maternal Health and reduce child mortality.
  4. To provide Education support for Female children.
  5. Eradicate extreme poverty through micro-credit support to women living below poverty line (BPL).

Interventions/activities

No. of Beneficiaries

Target Places

1. Girl child protection through creche.

500 female child below 3 years

Thalaivasl and Rasipuram Blocks

2. Prevention of Female Infanticide

Mass Awareness throughout  the district

Among 1100 Women SHGs consisting 16500 members spread throughout Salem and Namakkal Districts.

3. Mother and child Health

250

Gengavalli and Attur Blocks of Salem Diocese

4. Education support to female children living below poverty line

300

Namakkal and Salem Districts.

5. Micro Credit Support for women with female children.

50

Namakkal and Salem Districts.

6. Administrative cost and Building Maintenance

20%

Salem Social Service Society and Commercial Complex