Himjoli, which means Friend in the Land of Snow, is a social venture company that has been working in the state of Uttarakhand for the last ten years. Today, Himjoli has 28 partners comprising of NGOS, self help and producer groups across the regions of Kumaon and Garhwal.
Himjoli’s mission is to help increase livelihood opportunities in the villages by creating markets for local produce and craft.
80,000 rural farmers, artisans and women’s groups are involved in this enterprise that aims to transform lives through trade, not aid. The last ten years has seen earnings of the communities we work with grow five times and an excess of Rs 16 crores has reached the communities we work with.
Our Product Range includes
- Fresh, natural and organic food range
- Natural and organic cosmetics
- Hand woven and Hand knits
- Craft and handicraft items
Our main channels of sale- The 22 Himjoli shops and sales counters in the state are all shut. We do not expect tourists to return to the state till october at best , probably next year
Amazon,nykaa and flipkart are currently not delivering our products(only essentials)
As we continue our commitment to the people of Uttarakhand, would you commit to buying Rs 2000 of Himjoli products?
This ensure that our partners can ease their liquidity issues and pay salaries atleast.It is the harvest season and we must buy new grains,pulses and fruit
Please order and pay on www.himjoli.org
Passing this on to another 10 friends of yours can help us and our partners
Your help at this juncture is greatly appreciated
All the best
Ham Honge Kamayab!