Shramik Mahila Mandal
Address: New English School, Mahatma Gandhi Road, Vasai (W)
Mahila Mandal is a restaurant run completely by women on a no profit, no loss basis. The NGO was set up by Mrs Indumathy Barve nearly 25 years ago to employ woman in need. Today it stands tall with seven plus centres and employs more than 250 women.
Every role in the restaurant is filled by women. They work around six hours each in shifts . In addition to giving these women employment the NGO also provides them with all meals and free annual medical health check ups. The organization also looks after the education of their children. The employees are also provided with low interest loans.
The food prepared is traditional Maharashtra food and it is wholesome and nutrition dense. There is no motive of profit maximization and the food is made with love.
They except donations, not only money but also utensils and other necessities. Do give them a visit and send some love!