Stories Of Change

Vanita Pise


Vanita Pise married into a well-to-do family but watched her world crumble as her husband's business failed. She took the reins and tried many avenues to keep her home together. Today her business and her income have grown.

Women's Bank

Laxmi Shellar


Laxmi’s story is unique with her involvement in SHGs, training, advising, and leading others. The women of Mann Deshi have become her family, and she gets up at dawn everyday to work hard on their behalf.

Women's Bank

Nandini Lohar


Nandini was forced to choose between repaying her loan and buying the additional raw materials. She learnt of Mann Deshi Bank and obtained a temporary loan repayment waiver allowing her to capitalize on her infrastructure.

Women's Bank

Vanita Tangade


After the loss of her husband, she was the only support to her daughters. Mann Deshi Foundation found out about her tragic conditions and helped her out with loans to support her tea stall.

Women's Bank

Tamanna Attar


After heavy financial and personal losses in Tamanna's life, she turned to Mann Deshi Foundation where she was alloted the ‘weekly market cash credit loan’ which she used to transform her business

Women's Bank

Sugrabi Ajji Mulani


With no formal education or technical training, Sugrabi worked as a daily wage labourer which gave her hardly enough income to make ends meets. She got help from the Mann Deshi Bank and expanded her grocery and poultry business.

Women's Bank

Sarita Yadav


Savita began as a field hand, before she took out a loan of 50 lakhs from the Mann Deshi Bank. With the loan, she purchased the land for her business and runs the large farm and proud of its growing success.

Women's Bank

Anjana Bhise


Anjana was introduced to Mann Deshi & she signed up for Deshi MBA programme. She finally understood what her revenues and profits actually were and quickly adopted new business practices & scaled up her operations.

Chambers Of Commerce

Rupali Shinde


Rupali enrolled for our Deshi MBA programme to gain enterprise development and financial literacy skills. A loan from Mann Deshi Bank enabled her to kickstart the musical instrument production.

Chambers Of Commerce