What you'll do
Dive head first into a unique full day experience in Mumbai! The Social Impact Journey is a mesmerizing journey for individuals interested in the social impact space, entrepreneurship, innovation or India and it’s society as a whole. If you are looking to learn, travel and give back, this journey is for you! You will be introduced to the most fascinating, ambitious and inspirational female social entrepreneurs! These women will tell their gripping story and share their innovative solutions to today’s most pressing social, cultural, and environmental challenges. Stunted by the cultural norms in a patriarchal society - that predominantly sees women as burdens, mothers, daughters and wives- and thus allows them to suffer through a series of discrimination, injustice and financial dependence on men; Most women in low-income communities are unable to break the cycle of their poverty. Throughout this journey you will be able to: - Experience the role of women startups and social enterprises in India. - Travel like a local - Visit an all-woman community center - Volunteer and make a sustainable impact! - Meet the female beneficiaries from the local slum - Authentic Indian Cuisine
I will provide an amazing Indian meal from an authentic Indian restaurant. Please let me know about any dietary restrictions.
We will provide the transportation - via. local train and rickshaw- to and from the Women empowerment center.
We will equip you with an unforgettable experience!
Where you'll be
We will meet at Churchgate Train station and travel to Malad by train- in a sustainable and fun way! Then we will take a Rickshaw to the women empowerment center. - Learn how unskilled women are taught design to earn an income as artisans and fight inequality and inequity! -Learn their stories of struggle and endurance in the training center - Contribute through volunteering at the center - Have lunch at an incredible Indian restaurant
Things to keep in mind
Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.
Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside the Airbnb website or app.
Up to 7 guests aged 15 and up can attend.
You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.
This experience is useful to get an insight into the buzzing social innovation space in India
Break Social Barriers via Art
£56 / personNew experience
£56 / person