Sumati Deshmukh Institute of Foreign Languages for Women

Sumati Deshmukh Institute of Foreign Languages for Women

Maharshi Karve Stree Shikshan Samstha (MKSSS), Pune has established Institute of Foreign Languages for Women in June 2006; this institute is named after ‘Mrs. Sumati Deshmukh’, a well wisher and donor of MKSSS, Pune. Sumati Deshmukh Institute of Foreign Languages, for women was started with a vision to develop intercultural sensitivity and global understanding among the women. This would empower women to compete effectively in today’s globalize world. It will be helpful for improving their earning potential by getting more and higher job opportunities. Necessity of Learning Foreign Languages: A second language is…Read more
Working Women’s Hostel

Working Women’s Hostel

Maharshi Karve Stree Shikshan Samstha, (MKSSS), has established two hostels for working women in Pune - Mahila Niwas at Deccan Gymkhana, established in 1953, Mahila Niwas at Natubaug, established in 1981 and Pune Municipal Corporation has given us its working women hostel near Bajirao Road which was established in 2002 to run on rental basis. NEED OF THE SOCIETY: At present, women have started working at various levels and are shouldering work load with men. These carrier oriented women started moving to other cities in search for jobs and for better prospects. Moving…Read more
Old Age Homes

Old Age Homes

Maharshi Karve Stree Shikshan Samstha, (MKSSS), Pune has established an old age home for rendering all the required facilities for senior citizens in the year 1933. We at MKSSS, have three different buildings for the old age home. Two buildings are meant for the old women and one building is for the couples. Anandashram and Sukhanivas, where old women stay had been established in the year 1965 and 1983 respectively. Kalpataru is for the couples which had been established in the year 1981. Need of Old Age Homes: MKSSS has observed the need…Read more
Adivasi Ashram Shala

Adivasi Ashram Shala

Adivasi Ashram Shala: 2012-13 Maharshi Karve Stree Shikshan Samstha, (MKSSS) Pune runs Adivasi Ashram Shala (Residential School for the Tribal) at Kamshet, near Pune. It is meant for the ‘Adivasi’s living in the remote areas all over Maharashtra. ‘Adivasi’ are the tribal people who exist in the far-flung areas; faraway from the rural areas. These tribes exist in nearly in all the districts of Maharashtra for whom this school serves as a boon. Education is made available for both, the girls and the boys coming from these communities. MKSSS, Pune has invested a…Read more
Baya Karve Women’s Study Center

Baya Karve Women’s Study Center

Baya Karve Women’s Study Centre Baya Karve Women’s Study centre was established in November 2003. It has proved to be a good medium for studying various women related issues and conduct specific developmental projects. Objectives of the centre are as follows: To create awareness about gender discrimination. To arrange need based training program. To conduct study and survey in order to understand current problems of women. To develop library and documentation center; To run a family-counseling centre. To provide counseling at school level. Keeping the above objectives in view, the centre consistently conducts…Read more