Posts from Tag: Social Enterprise

Charaka — A Gandhian Institution In North Karnataka

Posted By Rang De Team in Agriculture, Updates

Charaka’s marketing wing Desi sells 26 lakhs worth of handmade goods in 3 flagship stores in Bangalore every month ensuring fixed wages for 750 workers in Heggodu In an age when the e-commerce giants bombard us with advertisements, there lives a man heading a weaver’s cooperative, who can be seen sporting the same 2–3 pairs of […]

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Social Business — the best of both worlds!

Posted By Rang De Team in Uncategorized

By Smita Ram - Rang De Team 28th June is Social Business Day aptly named so after Prof. Yunus’ Birthday — the Father of the ‘social business model.’ Prof. Yunus evolved the concept of social business models and has successfully implemented it across verticals. The Social business model aims to address one or more of the social […]

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Rang De : Giving Poverty A Knock Out Punch

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By Rahul Anand, Rang De Delhi Chapter Member One day During lunch time in the office I was interacting with some friends on twitter. Then I saw a tweet by a company called Rang De; a really cool name, it had a touch of patriotism with a dash of rebellion to change the system. I […]

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