Centre for Rural Development (CRD)
Country where this project is creating social impact
, AS, Guwahati, Marigaon, Nowgaon, Mirza etc.
Has the organization received awards or honors? Please tell us about them
On September 13th, 2003 received the Citizen Base Investment Award at the Bombay Stock Exchange, Mumbai.
IIM, Bangalore selected Rickshaw Bank project under their Microfinance Incubation Programme, during November – December, 2005.
On April 5th, 2006 received the Global Change makers Award for Market-based Strategies that Benefit Low-Income Communities at National Press Club, Washington DC.
On April 7th, 2006 received the Microfinance Process Excellency Award at the Garden of Five Senses, Said-ul-Ajaib, New Delhi.
Srijan 2007 Microfinance Business Plan Competition 3rd Prize at Hyderabad on April 25, 2007.
One of the finalists of the Micro Insurance Awards, 2007 at Hyderabad on July 27, 2007.
Asian Innovation Awards, 2007 at Singapore on 13th November, 2007.
Best Community Action Development Award 2008 on the Independence Day of India by the Chief Minister of Assam.
India NGO Awards, 2008 in the Medium Category from Eastern Region and Rickshaw Bank got special recognition as one of the best innovative project.
India’s 25 Good Business by the Outlook Business in September 4, 2010.
Yale School of Management, USA selected us as one of their Social Enterprises under the Global Social Entrepreneurship Program in 2011.
On 20th of October, 2011 received the Flextronics Economic Development Tech Laureate Awards at San Jose, USA given by Tech Museum & Applied Materials.