CDS reaches 1,81,000 clients and beneficiaries. As at 31st March 2011
CDS has crossed an important
stage reaching 1,81,000 poor
and below poverty line clients,
working all alone with limited
funds and staff

Dear Readers,

Community Development Society (CDS), Nagpur is largest non-government organization working to provide quality micro finance, community and multipurpose services, education, women’s empowerment entrepreneurship traning., to the underprivileged poor men, women. It was established in 1985. Entrepreneurship training and micro credit is given to potential clients to start or expand small businesses so they can begin earning to support their own families and live with dignity. CDS is pioneer organization in Nagpur and Vidarbha  in the field of micro credit and entrepreneurship development. Today we reach out to thousands of men, women and children both in urban and rural areas in Maharashtra India. The CDS Trustees and team of staff members, advisors, development professionals, corporate leaders, activists, economists, educationists, bankers and comprise a team that brings their experience and excellence to the organization. They are committed and united to the vision and mission, of CDS to alleviate poverty and to promote self employment. We are celebrated Silver Jubilee in this year 2010, We invite you to become partners in this noble cause by giving your support and investing in CDS. Please contact

Executive Director/ Dy. Director (CDS)