Women Social entrepreneurship is vital for our future. Collectively we can make a change by closing the gap between men and women in the workforce.
entrepreneurs are those adventurous, daredevils who drive deep into the pressing problems of society and try to find solutions to them, not by leaving the responsibilities in the reins of the government or business, but by trying to change systems as a whole and persuading societies to take new initiatives
In our Social Entrepreneur series today We are introducing you a very dynamic and popular Social Entrepreneur of Bhadrak for her remarkable and outstanding performance in social field particular in inner wheel club who always believes in Women Empowerment and social entrepreneurship . yes we are talking about Snehalata Behera President of Inner Wheel Club of Bhadrak District 326, she shared her Service and Charity Project with Hello Mumbai News Correspondent Priyanka Yadav.
Brief Introduction of International Inner Wheel :
International Inner Wheel is an international women’s Social organisation to create friendship, service and understanding. It has clubs in over 100 countries with over 100,000 members.IWC has very strong presence in India. It has more than 3000 thousands clubs in Urban and rural India. Since the Covid 19 Pandemic breaks out Inner wheel club launched charity campaign worldwide. In our Inner wheel Social entrepreneur series in this Episode we are introducing very popular face of IWC, she doesn’t need any kind of Introduction.
About Snehalata Behera :
I Miss Snehalata Behera current President of this prestigious Inner wheel club of Bhadrak am from a land lord family, a proud daughter of late Krushna Chandra Behera a freedom fighter and mother late Sashi prava Behera who was a home maker.
Regarding my educational qualifications I have done M.A. in History and M.Ed.(Master of Education) under Utkal University Bhubaneswar.I have gained 28 years of teaching experience from different educational institutions under Odisha government. I have been awarded as a best teacher by Sarada vihar trust Bhadrak. Besides teaching I have great interest in different kinds of social services for distress destitute women, girl child, help less senior citizens ,environment natur & physically challenged persons.
Inspired by Sri Sathya Sai Baba and my father who has left rich legacy for us I stepped into social services.
I am an active member of Sri satya sai seva organization and a live member of Redcross society, donated blood several times,contributed much more for the development of infrastructure, academic spere of Sri satya sai School
,development of Sri satya sai hospitals and helped many women and girls to empower them financially.
Key Highlights of Service Project :
Project 1 :
Donated blankets bedsheets, shawls,clothes,utensils ,snacks and other essentials needs & Rs.5000/-to the shelter less whose house was completely damaged by fire
Project 2 :
Facilitated a 96 year old eminent teacher on the occasion of teacher’s day
Project 3 :
Helping a cancer patient with Rs.10000/-for the medical treatment
Project 4 :
Donation of necessary items like baby food, tooth paste, washing powder, phenyl, diaper etc
Project 5 :
Plantation of trees
Project 6 :
A programme on importance of washing hands and maintaining sanitary hygiene with the distribution of sanitary napkins.
Project 7 :
Program on eradication of alcohol and tobacco in villages
Project 8 :
Spent a whole day with the inmates of old age home-sharing, playing, singing, reciting Bhagabat and had lunch with them. They enjoyed and overwhelmed by our presence.
Project 9 :
Skill development programme in a blind school
Project 10 :
We created an oxy-medical garden in the premises of Old age home
About Dist. 326 :
District Chairman (For 2021-2022)
Dist. 326 is one of the most important District of Inner Wheel. Their are 76 clubs in this district, this district covers 3 states Odisha, Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh. It covers cities like Cuttaka, Balaghat, Bhilai, Durg, Bhubaneswar, Bilaspur, Jabalpur, Puri, nad Raipur.