Impact

“I want to go home,” committed the first Nepali woman after four years of visiting Tamar’s community center. The Tamar team saw her determination and became dedicated to make it happen....

Freeset Fabrics is celebrating training and new trainees this week. While acknowledging that employment is not the only answer to troubles that women in India face – it can play a significant role in effecting positive change...

Tamar has been conducting art therapy sessions with Freeset women for some time now. The women love to fully participate in these sessions and they feel that many of their negative attitudes towards life are beginning to change...

Tamar is an initiative of the Freeset Trust and it has a small community centre in Sonagacchi (Kolkata’s oldest and largest red light area). Five days a week (and every alternate Saturday) the doors of the Tamar Community Centre are open wide...

Five months ago when I was new to my role as Sales Manager for Freeset a precious group of six women became new trainees. I knew enough about the harsh realities of Sonagacchi...