It was nothing less than a blessing that Prof. Muhammad Yunus, Nobel Laureate and founder of Grameen Bank, took out time to see the Buzz India Training Bus. He met our team on Feb 3, 2017, during his visit to Bangalore. [caption id="attachment_737" align="aligncenter" width="828"] Prof. Muhammad Yunus with the
When the Indian government decided to demonetise the 500 and 1000 rupee notes, a lot of the women we work with came to us asking several doubts. Many of these rural women do not have bank accounts. They got paid, they transacted and they saved in cash. Some of them
Why we chose to have Buzz Gelathis or Buzz friends in every village From the beginning, we were clear about one thing – we are not going to just impart trainings and disappear from the villages. What we want is not mindless addition to the number of women we train.
Buzz India team was in Appasandra in Hoskote District last month and we trained over 30 women. After two days of training, one of the participants, Bhagyalakshmi walked up to us with a bright smile. She told us how the training has brought about not just an ordinary change in
Anvita Ramachandran, a grade 12 student of The International School, Bangalore, traveled to Malur to meet the Buzz women as part of her school project. Read about Anvita's experience that took theory out of the textbook and brought it to life in the by-lanes of Malur. “15 minutes left. Tie up your