We have been carrying out various programs designed meticulously after careful analysis of various socio-economic problems for sustainable development of the community. Despite several challenges, we continued to provide quality vocational training with the kind support of many invaluable funding agencies/donors to whom we express our heartfelt gratitude. A total of 100 girl students are currently being provided free vocational training in the job role of assistant hair stylist certified by Beauty and wellness Sector skill Council.
Soft skill training is an integral part of our vocational training program. Women interested in stitching are taught cutting, tailoring, embroidery and zari work. Those who have completed this course have taken up professional tailoring.
MCM Charitable Trust facilitates basic and advanced computer training for over 200 underprivileged girls and young women every year. Daily computer classes are conducted wherein students are taught the following technical skill: Microsoft Office, Networking, HTMLWebsite Designing, Tally, Page Maker, Photoshop etc. The aim of the program is not only to prepare young women for computer-related occupations, but also to make them computer savvy and have the technical know-how.
The core belief of Trust emerges from the verse of The Bhagwad Geeta which defines charity as "Learn to look with an equal eye upon all beings, seeing the one Self in all.” The Trust embarked upon the journey of social welfare through activities that included financial assistance to poor widows, financial assistance for marriage of girls from poor families, “Gau dan” or donation of cows to the vulnerable & marginalized which include single women households to start entrepreneurship/enhance household income.
The Trust has donated over 170 cows to date to the needy in Kangra district. Periodic medical health camps for the wellbeing of the elderly community by organizing cataract screening camps & subsequently providing assistance to cover the entire medical costs incurred during & post-surgery.