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Sangamam 2013 [ESAF SHG Federation Kerala RGB @Town Hall, Thrissur.
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Sangamam 2013 [ESAF SHG Federation Kerala RGB @Town Hall, Thrissur.
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Interview with K. Paul Thomas, Chairman & Managing Director, ESAF Microfinance

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ESAF extends support to flood victims: Cometh the hour cometh the
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True to its tradition of helping the needy in their hour of crisis, ESAF SHG Federation organized relief programs to help the flood affected families in Kerala. In response to the natural calamity that struck the state, ESAF formed a committee to give leadership to the relief programs. Jacob Samuel, Director-Healthcare, ESAF, Chacko Thomas Manager, HR Kerala, Varkey C. J. Manager, Insurance and Gireesh Kumar, Assistant Manager, ESAF SHG Federation were the committee members.
In a function held at Alleppy and Ambalapuzha branches on July 11, 2013, K. Paul Thomas, Managing Director, ESAF Microfinance distributed 1080 food kits to the members. M. Thyagarajan, President, Punnapra North Grama panchayat inaugurated the function. Prof. Elizabeth John, President, ESAF Society, Sreekumary, Board member, ESAF SHG Federation and Viji Abraham, Area Manager, Alleppey spoke on the occasion.
In a function held in Kodungalloor branch on July 08, 2013, George Thomas, Director Operations, ESAF Microfinance inaugurated the distribution of food kits to 158 families. Asha Ramesh, BAC President, Kodungallur branch presided over the function. In Cherpu Branch, Sibu K. A., Deputy General Manager, Kerala Operations, ESAF Microfinance inaugurated the distribution programme attended by 198 members. In Thiruvalla branch, 640 food kits were distributed on July 09, 2013 by Jacob Samuel, Director, Healthcare, ESAF. Chacko Thomas, Manager, HR Kerala, ESAF Microfinance and Varkey C. J., Manager, Insurance and Gireesh Kumar, Assistant Manager, ESAF SHG Federation spoke on the occasion. 925 families received food kits at Vaikom and Aroor branches on July 12, 2013. Altogether 3000 affected families received food kits. AMs, BMs and the staff at #Cherpu, #Kodungallur, #Alleppey, #Ambalapuzha, #Thiruvalla, #Vaikom and #Aroor branches extended their co-operation to make the relief project a great success.
#Charity   #Flood   #Support  
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ESAF opens Sanma garments factory

The factory for SANMA Garments promoted by ESAF Microfinance was launched on July 17, 2013 at Dumka, Jharkhand. Harsh Mangla, Deputy Commissioner of Dumka inaugurated the function. K. Paul Thomas, Managing Director, ESAF Microfinance presided over the function and Rev. John Kirubakaran, former General Secretary of FMPB delivered the keynote message. Apart from the Promoters, Government Officials, Tribals trained for the Factory, Staff and other Well Wishers participated in the function. ESAF is supported by Shelton Shirts owned by Gnanaraj and a few other social investors. K. Paul Thomas, Managing Director ,ESAF Microfinance said that the project would provide employment opportunities for Santhal and Malto tribal communities and in turn contribute to their economic and social empowerment. The name SANMA was coined from the names of the two tribes Santhal and Malto.
#Tribal   #Jharkhand   #Santhal   #Malto   #ESAF  #FMPB
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ESAF promotes 'Maduram Malayalam' scheme of Mathrubhumi daily
ESAF joined hands with Mathrubhumi daily to promote the Maduram Malayalam scheme, which was intended to encourage the reading habits among students. In a function held at Govt. Higher Secondary School, Kattapana, Roshy Augustine, MLA, Idukki inaugurated the program by handing over a copy of the newspaper to the school leader. Benny K. Paul, Area Manager, Idukki, Mini Mathew, Branch Manager, Kattapana and K. M. Jalaludeen, PRO, ESAF SHG Federation also participated in the function.
In a special meeting organized at Govt. Tribal Higher Secondary School, Murikattukudy, Kattapana, Benny K. Paul, Area Manager, Idukki, ESAF Microfinance inaugurated the function by handing over a copy of the newspaper to the school leader. ESAF has sponsored 10 copies of Mathrubhumi newspaper for 2 schools in Kattapana area. 

#ESAF #MaduramMalayalam #scheme  #Mathrubhumi 
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ESAF Livable Cities Team with the support of Thrissur City Police and the Student Police Cadet (SPC) organized a pedestrian safety awareness campaign at Swaraj round, Thrissur on August 16, 2013. The campaign was inaugurated by S. Gopinath IPS, Inspector General of Police, Thrissur Range at 9.30 AM.   Police Commissioner P. Prakash, IPS also participated in the function. Jacob Samuel, Head, Livable Cities program represented ESAF on the occasion. The student Cadets distributed awareness materials developed by ESAF to the drivers and the public. People were also encouraged to use subways as part of the awareness campaign.
Gopinath and Prakash showered encomiums on the Livable Cities Team for the initiative taken on the ‘walkability and pedestrian facilities in Thrissur city’ and assured that the City Police would consider the findings of the study with the seriousness it deserves. The initiative also caught the attention of the print as well as the electronic media. 

#Livable   #Thrissur   #City   #Awareness   #Campaign   #Police  
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ESAF Microfinance requires field officers for their Kozhikod, Kottayam and Thiruvananthapuram branches. #Job   #JobOffer   #Wanted   #FieldOfficer   #ESAFMicrofinance  
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ESAF Livable Cities Network Thrissur team organised an awareness program for Auto rickshaw drivers at Police club, Thrissur on July 13, 2013. Around 100 rickshaw drivers participated in the program. The program was aimed at educating the drivers on the importance of pedestrian safety. Jacob Samuel, Director, ESAF inaugurated the program and T. P. Rajan, Additional Sub Inspector (Traffic), Thrissur took classes for the drivers. Awareness materials were also distributed among the drivers.
‪#‎Awareness‬ ‪#‎LivableCity
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Mr. K. Paul Thomas, Managing Director, ESAF Microfinance has been elected to the Board of ‪#‎MFIN‬ (Micro Finance Institutions Network), at their Annual General Meeting which was held at Hyderabad on June 29, 2013. MFIN is an Association of Non-Banking Finance Company - Micro Finance Institutions (NBFC-MFIs). MFIN has been promoting the key objectives of microfinance in India and as the Self-Regulatory Organization for the industry, has been trying to establish guidelines for responsible lending and client protection.
Wish him!
‪#‎BoardofDirectors‬ ‪#‎Congratulations‬ ‪#‎Microfinance‬
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