Posts from Tag: Rang De

Rang De all set for a new beginning!

Posted By Rang De Team in Uncategorized

It’s official! We are extremely excited to share that we now have our In-principle approval from RBI to set up the new platform as per RBI’s regulation for peer to peer lending platforms. What has changed? Rang De will soon be operational as an RBI registered entity. Rang De will now be facilitating direct […]

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Perspectives on working remotely at Rang De

Posted By Rang De Team in UpdatesRang De Fabric Weaving Artisan Loans

  A recent report by the World Bank indicates that female participation in the workforce in India has actually decreased over the past decade, with an estimated 20 million women ‘dropping out’ of the workforce between 2005 and 2012. This, even as serious efforts over the past several decades have pushed up female literacy and […]

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Race to the Finish Line

Posted By Rang De Team in Updates

Image courtesy — Tata Mumbai Marathon I recently finished my first Mumbai Marathon. A few days ago, Rang De also turned 10. Both were important milestones for me. Fresh from the marathon experience, I couldn’t but help draw parallels between running a marathon and running Rang De. I love long distance running because it gives me the time […]

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Satendar Kumar, who joined us on a field trip to Gudalur shares his experience.

Posted By Rang De Team in Changemakers, Updates

Our trip to Gudalur with Rang De to meet the ‘Just Change’ team was exciting and a great learning experience. I especially enjoyed the informative discussion on a number of concepts like collaborative capitalism, community insurance and other fair and inclusive capitalist solutions that improve the lives of millions of underprivileged. We also learnt how […]

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Little Drops Life Home — Sheltering 83 Children

Posted By Rang De Team in Education

There are twenty million orphans in India or 4% of the country’s population. Children who have lost both parents and those abandoned by their families are considered as orphans. Most cases of abandonment, though, are due to poverty. In June 2016, Rang De entered into a partnership with Little Drops Life Home, an orphanage in […]

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Access Livelihood Consulting — Helping Weavers in Godavari Aspire Towards A Stable Future

Posted By Rang De Team in Livelihoods

Handloom is one of the largest economic activities, considered by many to be the second largest community of working individuals in rural India, providing direct employment to over 65 lakh families, but it is fast losing its importance. Access Livelihoods Consulting (ALC) India, a Hyderabad-based social enterprise established in 2005 to work with weavers and […]

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A Rang De Writer Visits SVYM

Posted By Rang De Team in Changemakers

Meghna, a Rang De borrower, Farheen, Pramod ​Meghna K is a member of the Rang De Writers team and has written and helped 500 individuals get financial assistance in a year. Our team contains over 80 people from all walks of life all across India — write to to join Rang De Writers. As the early morning […]

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