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Mission:
The organization works towards poverty reduction and women's empowerment. Prime motive is to touch the lives of the poor.
Background and Main Challenges: 
Bandhan began operations as an NGO and later obtained an NBFC license. Data for FYE March 31, 2007 include both the NGO and NBFC figures. Prior year data are for the NGO only.
Address: 
DN-32, Sector-V,Salt Lake City
Kolkata
700 091
India
Phone: 
+91 33 6609-0909
Fax: 
+91 33 6609-0502
Email: 
info [at] bandhanmf [dot] com
Website: 
Main Funding Sources: 
Loans
Shareholder Capital
Products and Services: 
Loans
Insurance
Funds Transfer Services
Financial Services
Other
Services Provided: 
Full-scale Financial Services
Health
Education
Other
Looking for (Investment Types): 
Equity
Loans in Local Currency
% Operations Comprised by MF: 
91 - 100
Date established: 
Apr 11 2001
FYE: 
31-Mar

Social Performance Profile

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Bandhan through its various activities (financial + development) is working towards meeting the above objectives - each of them having equal importance
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Bandhan also offers health loans to meet up emergency health expenditure
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Bandhan's not for profit entity has an exclusive education program under which it runs pre-primary schools and coaching centres for poor children
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An exclusive health program is run under Bandhan's not-for-profit entity. Components of the health program being health education (through health forums & household visits), providing linkages and distribution of health kit comprising of commonly used med
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Bandhan was set up to address the dual objective of women empowerment and poverty alleviation. Therefore all its services are directed towards bringing about women empowerment.
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Bandhan Credit Programs, Bandhan Education Programs, Bandhan Health Programs and Bandhan Livelihood Programs
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Partnerships

Current
Name Relationship
ACCESS Development Network Affiliation
CORDAID Funding
Crisil Rating
Freedom from Hunger Network Affiliation
M-CRIL Rating
MFIN Network Affiliation
Oikocredit Funding
SA-DHAN Network Affiliation
SIDBI Funding
Unitus Network Affiliation

Related Organizations

Current
Name Relationship
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Smart Campaign Endorsement
Western Union Partner

At a glance

  • Assets
  • Gross Loan Portfolio
  • Equity

Contacts

  • Amit Sarkar
    Senior Officer
    riskmanagement [at] bandhanmf [dot] com
    +91-33-6609-0909
  • Amrita Roy
    fund [at] bandhanmf [dot] com
    +91 33 6609-0909
  • Anindya Banerjee
    planning [dot] development [at] bandhanmf [dot] com
    +91 33 6609-0909
  • Arpita Sen
    Senior Manager Institutional Finance
    arpita [dot] sen [at] bandhanmf [dot] com
    +91 33 6609-0909
  • Ashoka Chatterjee
    Head-Instituional Finance
    ashoka [dot] chatterjee [at] bandhanmf [dot] com
    +91-33-6609-0909
  • Chandra Shekhar Ghosh
    Chairman & Managing Director
    csghosh [at] bandhanmf [dot] com
    +91 33 6609-0909

References