The restrictions and lockdown-like situations have affected the livelihood options of this group. Their existing earning sources have either temporarily or permanently closed. Because of restrictions, they can not go out in search of new employment/work They have some savings but it’s not enough to sustain for a longer duration.
Being a Volunteer has identified such families. A family kit is distributed which is sufficient for 15 days (for a family of 3/4) . In includes:
Rice 5 Kg
Toor Dal 1 Kg
Wheat flour 5 Kg
Moong Dal ½ Kg
Sugar 1 Kg
Salt 1 Kg
Edible Oil 1 Ltr
Bathing soap 2 No.
Washing soap 5 No.
Along with this, the kit will also include 10 Masks, Sanitizer bottle (100 ml), Sanitary napkin packet 1, Paracetamol- 1 strip.
Each pack cost (including distribution) is Rs. 1000
We have appealed to individuals and groups to sponsor. Our target is to reach all the 1000 families we have identified. Individuals and/or CSRs can help us in this drive