Pune based S L Chavhan Foundation has been serving fresh food to over 300 needy and homeless people near khed Shivspur Darga and other places. President of the foundation Dr Girija Shinde told that 25 jobless women now getting daily wages by cooking food for the foundation by strictly following the govt rules. Our emphasis is on maintaining good food quality. Recently on the auspicious day of Akshay Tritiya sweet sheera, Sabudana Khichadi and Mangos are distributed to needy people. Leena Chavhan, Pratik Bhagat, Vaijayanti Atre, Suman Murti, Sandhya Suryvanshi, Sandip Barve of Yukrand ,Bhaskar Shinde and Nisarga Raaje supported the cause.
Since the time of Covid and the lockdown, there has been a severe crisis of employment opportunities. Many people lost their jobs and daily wage workers are suffering a lot so Foundation started promoting the empowerment of women through an Online free training program and help them to enhance their skills. Traning program such as making Instant Snacks, Curry Powder, Imitation Jewellery, Gardening and Organic Manure making, they also conduct a training program for Nursing and paramedical job opportunities. Women have been trained on paper bag making and beautifully designed hand made Quilts which ensures a constant source of income. Now hand made Quilts have entered in UAE Market which is the biggest achievement of the Foundation.