Welcome to Kriti !

Kriti Social Initiatives is a not for profit organization working in the slums in Hyderabad on the twin issues of promoting education for children and empowerment of women through training and livelihoods since 2009. We work extensively with children studying both in government schools and in the affordable private schools in Sheikpet area. We also run a number of vocational training centers for women where we teach tailoring and hand embroidery



Project Disha identifies the poorest of children who are at the risk of dropping out schooling and provides them with financial assistance and mentoring to ensure they complete their education.
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Project Shiksha improves learning levels of children in government schools by upgrading infrastructure, appointing voluntary teachers and providing books and stationery to students.
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Project Buniyaad provides accelerated learning opportunities for children from class 3 and 4 to bring their reading and writing skills to grade level
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Project Kaushal is establishing a computer literacy center in the slum that will be open to all children in the area. The courses will include basics of computer usage and programming.
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Project Samatha focuses on training school teachers to sensitise them to the concept of gender roles and stereotypes
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Project Milan provides vocational training in tailoring and hand embroidery. Over a four month course, we ensure that women learn the skills to cut and stitch their own garments
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Project Hunar is a livelihoods project that aims to empower women by providing them an opportunity to earn income in a safe environment that maintains their dignity.
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Project Pehchaan seeks to give identity and empower home based women artisans by providing access to savings, education and income generating activities
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Women trained


Govt school children impacted every year


Primary school children enrolled in bridge course

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Wide range of hand crafted garments available for wholesale and retail.

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Bags and accessories
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Trendy wallets, tote bags, laptop bags and more


Comfortable, safe and attractive two layers masks in cotton fabrics. Available in different designs and sizes for bulk and retail orders

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Bulk bags
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Select from our catalogues for your requirement of bags for training programs, corporate gifting or return gifts

Stitching and Embroidery job work

Garment and accessory designers can source professional hand embroidery, pattern making and tailoring services from our skilled artisans

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Newspaper bags
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Go green with our hand made newspaper bags for your return gifts and for packaging