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Awards and Publications

Grants / Awards:

  • UnLtd India investment for social entrepreneurs – Stage 2 ($4000 grant)
  • Pearson Fellowship for Social Innovation (and a $5000 grant)
  • Grant from Rotary Club of Bombay Central for health screening camps of Rs.15,000 ($350)
  • Rs.1,00,000 ($2000) grant by Indian City Properties Limited, for training at Navi Mumbai in partnership with YUVA and Nimaya Foundation.
  • TBZ jewellery donated 300 saris for uniforms for Maid in India maids. Total in kind donation valued at $3150
  • Covered for medicines including multivitamins, iron and folic acid, calcium supplements for the entire year, worth $2000 in in-kind donations.

  • Awards / Honors:

  • Research summer fellowship grant from the Council of Alumni for Social Entrepreneurship (CASE) - June 2009.
  • Nominated for Best community outreach project - 2010, by the Harvard Medical School - Office for Diversity and Community Partnership
  • CSR – CSI bridge – one of 2 shortlisted NGOs (under the category Women and Gender) from 100 projects from India (Skarma and Confederation of Indian Industries)
  • Mrs. Neelam Jethwani, Trustee of Decimal Foundation, was short listed for her contribution to Maid in India, for TIE’s Stree Shakti Awards (15 women social entrepreneurs short listed from over 300 applicants)
  • The Maid in India team was invited to inaugurate the Technology and Social Innovation Festival of School of Computer Science and Information Tecvhnology, Devi Ahilya University, Indore.

  • Publications:

    Providing Sustainable Livelihood For Women Through Social Enterprise: Maid In India - Kamal Jethwani and Saket Mishra

    In the news:

  • Social Innovation Mela. 26/01/2011. Dainik Bhaskar
  • Car operated using a cell phone, 26/01/2011: People’s Samachar pg 19
  • Know More: Rotaract Club of The Caduceus celebrate Doctors Day, 05/07/2011: Afternoon.

  • Other citations/blogs:

  • Pankaj Jethwani, Decimal Foundation, Mumbai (by Mansi Jhingran): Place For People (,
    (available from
  • Virtual Social Network, Real Social Change: edtech digest ( 06/04/2011
    (available from
  • Pearson Awards International Youth Fellowships For Social Innovation:, 09/12/2010 (available from
  • Decimal Foundation bags two prestigious international grants!:, 18/01/2011,
    (available from

  • written by WebMaster
    Monday, 27 May 2013 10:22

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