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Rural Social Business model: witness beneficiary Impact
This program is for those who wish to witness & understand the impact and benefits of a Social Business. This is possible through direct interaction with the rural community of Purushwadi where Grassroutes Journeys has been successfully running the Community based Rural Tourism Model since 8 years.It is essential that participants be sincerely interested and actively involved.
The program consists of:
Here the participants get the opportunity to immerse themselves among the locals and capture the essence of the Rural Tourism Model. This has not only always made an impact on participant’s lives but also helped them understand:
The overnight program runs from 7th – 8th April 2014 (Friday and Saturday) and is designed to provide as much interaction with the village community as possible and discussions about the rural social business model.
Day - 1 (7th April 2014)
Day - 2 (8th April 2014)
* This is a sample itinerary. Time and activities may be modified depending on the group dynamics.
• The investment per participant is Rs. 3500/-
The charges include:
The charges exclude:
Purushwadiis a tribal village inhabited by the ‘Hindu MahadeoKoli’ tribe. Renowned for as rice cultivators and as skilled animal herdsmen; these villagers are warm, simple & full of wonder.
Located in Akole block of District, Ahmednagar Village Purushwadi is situated 220 km from Mumbai en route to Nasik.
Notice: Transport from / to Mumbai in A/C vehicle is included.
Grassroutes improves livelihood in rural India through experiential learning programs and community based tourism. Grassroutes has been identified amongst India’s top 50 Sustainable Social Businesses (Outlook Business August 2009). Our expertise is in facilitating a better understanding between rural and urban communities.
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