Awareness Campaign

02act_awarecamp_1To reach larger audiences for spreading the message of equality in various parts of Maharashtra and India,  SMS has taken up a novel way of campaign (Yatra) of 10 to 15 days at a stretch. Forty to 60 activists travel in a bus through a particular region with prior planning and the cooperation of the local groups. Their hectic schedule consists of performances in colleges,  slide shows on health,  violence, etc and books and poster exhibitions for women and open performance of one or two plays for the whole village or town in the evening. The time schedule is determined according to the convenience of the women. SMS has succeeded in reaching millions of people in the last two decades.

These yatras have so far been conducted in:

  •  Western Maharashtra(1985)
  •  Madhya Pradesh (1985)
  •  Vidarbha (1986)
  •  Konkan (1987)
  •  Marathwada (1988)
  •  Uttar Pradesh (1991)
  •  North Maharashtra ( 2000)
  •  Chandrapur and Yeotmal districts in (2001)
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