Name of Organization (with Acronym)




    Address of  Organisation


    Mahila Shakti Kendra,
    EragaonVillage, P.O. Balipara, District Sonitpur – 784 101


    Motto  of  Organisation


    MASK is a Federation of Self-Help Groups, committed to Gender Equality, Economic Development and Social Change of the Weaker Sections of Society.


    Area of Operation


    Presently working in Balipara Block of Sonitpur District in Assam



    Brief Description of Activities


    1. Promotion & Nurturing of SHGs and Building their Capacity
    2. Skill upgrdation and Income Generating Activities for SHG Members
    3. Providing Micro-Finance Assistance to SHGs
    4. Addressing Social Issues through Federation’s “Women’s Court”
    5. Conducting residential SHG TOT and Exposure Programmes for personnel of NGOs of  Northeast, at request of NABARD, MRDS Project Units and at request of Dioceses and NGOs.


    Projects from Funding Partners


    Small projects from other NGOs ( “IDeA the ant”, CML, NABARD   


    Source of Funds


    1. Contributions from SHGs
    2. Training Fees from NABARD& Others for TOT Programmes
    3. Occasionally  funds from NABARD for sponsoring Capacity Building Programmes for SHGs of MASK
    4. FC Projects from “National Foundation of India”  (NFI)
    5. Low Budget, small projects from other NGOs
    6. Donations from Well-wishers


    E-mail ID



    Telephone and Mobile No.


    Off : 03714 – 234707
    Mob:   Secy. Cum Director : 09435382361/  09854174812


    Establishment Date


    01 April 2002