• Artificial flower making-Shobana

  • Cow rearing as a family activity

  • Hardworking couples

  • Sea Shell handicrafts- Annathankam

  • Sea shell handicrafts-Vanaja

Women Empowerment Programmes

MIDS is engaged in empowering the marginalized women through various target interventions. Rural poor women are formed into effective Self-Help Groups for their socio-economic advancement. Four hundred thirty eight (438)Self-Help Groups are functioning very systematically under MIDS guidance. A total of 8341 rural poor families are covered under our SHGs. Periodic trainings are organized to enhance the capacities of the women SHG leaders and members. Details of SHGs Region wise.

RegionNumber of SHGS
Kalikkavilai158
Marthandam 176
Nagercoil121

Upcoming events

  • Organizers Meeting All Staff Meeting (3.30P.M - 4.30P.M)

    11 December 2018

  • Account closing meeting of FDP beneficiaries at MIDS (10 A.M) Kolping National Level coordination meeting at chennai

    12 December 2018

  • Kolping National Level coordination meeting at chennai

    13 December 2018

  • Kolping Cluster meeting & Christmas day celebration at Pilankalai (10.30 A.M)

    14 December 2018

  • Kolping Cluster Meeting & christmas day celebration at Marthandam (10.30 A.M), Attoor(3 P.M) Orientation Programme for Thalirkal Ulagam Beneficiaries at MIDS (10 A.M)

    15 December 2018

  • Christmas Day celebration of SHG Treasurers at MIDS (10 A.M)

    18 December 2018

  • Kolping Cluster Meeting at Parvathipuaram(11A.M)

    19 December 2018

  • Christmas Day celebration of MIDS Staff (10 A.M)

    21 December 2018

  • Matthew and Luisa Box team Arrival at 9.50 P.M

    28 December 2018

  • Matthew and Luisa Box team attend Holy Mass at Sooriacode (7 - 9 A.M) Visit Sponsored children S.Subina, R.Rajeshwari, R.Shermi, & Billy Goat Beneficiaries (9.30 - 1 P.M - Mr.Sajan Joseph, Mrs.Sasikala)

    30 December 2018

  • Visit Sponsored children Anshiya, Mahesh, Jenisha, Babin, Renil Robert (10 - 1 P.M - Mr.Sajan Joseph, Mrs.Thankam, Mrs.Shyla Rani)

    31 December 2018