The Handicrops Divyanga Impex Limited (HDIL) is a public limited company with a sole objective of empowering differently-abled artisans, by differently-abled persons. Out of 8 directors of the company, 5 need the help of a wheelchair.
The primary objective of HDIL is to bring to the forefront the aesthetic creations of its disabled artists by providing them a platform to express their artistic talent and encourage self employment.
We challenge common assumptions and push boundaries, opening new ways to engage with the arts. Within a short period of time we got connected with NTPC, SSM, Community Rehabilitation etc. At present we are manufacturing, handicrafts, paper pens, cotton bags, paper bags, umbrella, LED bulb, cotton mat, bath soap, paper files, writing pads, notebooks and so on.
Handicrops invites anyone who is physically challenged, regardless of race, creed or color to join the organization. With over 100 members, Handicrops instills in its members a sense of self-respect and dignity that comes from earning an independent, honest and secure livelihood through the sale of their beautiful creations.
Over the coming years, Handicrops will be expanding its horizon in to many more ventures, keeping its primary objective in mind. Rehabilitation center for the persons with spinal code injury, super markets, manufacturing and sale of affordable electric wheelchairs, sanitary napkins, bamboo products, wooden furniture, organic products and plants are some of the ideas that are getting fine-tuned.
You can also take part in this venture with a cause if you care for the underprivileged. Shares with a minimum price of Rs. 10,000 and a maximum of Rs. 5 lakhs can be availed to be part of this initiative.