• Forming New Bachat Gats
  • Aiding SHG Movement
  • From Bachat Gat to Business

Swayamsiddha Foundation, Mumbai welcomes you

Swayamsiddha Foundation is a Non Governmental Organisation working in sectors like Self Employment & Bachat Gats (Self Help Groups) since 2006. This site covers only Bachat Gat (Self Help Group (SHG)) aspect of the Foundation. To know more about our entire spectrum of activities click here. In the Self Help Group sector, we have evolved as an important organisation. We work for formation of new Self Help Groups (Bachat Gat) and strengthening of Existing Self Help Group through various schemes. If you are having a Self Help Group or planning to start a new Self Help Group, you can register your group with us and avail our services to transform your Self Help Group into a self sustainable model..  read more…

Knowledge Center

Read information pertaining to Bachat Gats Self Help Groups). How to form your Bachat Gat, rules and regulations of Bachat Gats, Registration of Bachat Gats, Loan Schemes and Subsidies for Bachat Gats.   read more
Once Bachat Gats (SHGs) transition into a business enterprise, they enter a whole new world. Many SHGs find it difficult to adjust themselves into the competitive world, which leads to failure.  read more
We provide real time support to existing business oriented SHGs by providing them information about various opportunities & schemes of Government. We provide them marketing related information and assist these SHGs to prosper.  read more

Our Initiatives

Udyami Mahila Association (UMA) is an association of Women Entrepreneurs and Women from SHGs who are engaged into business activity . UMA provides a platform to these women to come together to raise their business related concerns. Click here to know more
Udyami Mahila is a first of its kind directory listing service of women entrepreneurs. The service is FREE for women entrepreneurs and Bachat Gats who are engaged in business activity. To visit Udyami Mahila Click here
Project Faral is a marketing initiative of Swayamsiddha Foundation to provide realtime marketing support to women entrepreneurs who are engaged in preparation of Diwali Sweets. This service is available for members of Swayamsiddha. To know more about Project Faral click here
MyShoppee.in is a shopping portal displaying goods and services of women entreprenuers. This listing service is FREE for women entrepreneurs. To visit MyShoppee.in Click here



I like my conversations and interactions with them because they are truly kind and good men. I appreciate them greatly for that and for the opportunity to tag along with them and the other respectable men and women of the Swayamsiddha Foundation. read more..

Robin Van Putten


PhD Researcher

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