• Own Head Office Building at Sanjaynagar Bangalore

    Own Head Office Building at Sanjaynagar Bangalore

  • An Empowered Woman Addressing SHG Groups

    An Empowered Woman Addressing SHG Groups


  • Our Customers are our Shareholders
  • Our Assets are Shareholder Assets
  • on interest earned
  • Your Money Women
  • Return on Investment is Higher

Isn’t That Better Than A Bank? 

Assets & Reserves


*20% of our deposits goes to our investments as FDs in banks


  • 2010
    Started in a rented premise.
  • 2011
    First 1000 members with Rs. 10.25 lakh capital
  • 2014
    Purchased the rented building in Sanjayanagar (4000 sqft) as
    HO worth Rs. 5 crore
  • 2016
    Achieved Rs. 50 crores turnover with 4 branches
  • 2018
    Owned branch office building in Sahakarnagar
    (4,300 sq ft) worth Rs. 5 crore
  • .
    Achieved Rs. 100 crores turnover with 9 branches
  • .
    Crossed 4000 Members
  • .
    Our Profit reserves are Rs. 64 lakhs as of 2018 – this is Shareholder’s money
* Our assets are Shareholder assets

About Us

Vision: To Empower 1 Million Women by 2022.

Gnanashale Souharda Co-operative Ltd is not just any other co-operative society. While it endeavours to give the best of financial services (return on investment) to customers, Gnanashale plays a pivotal role in transforming the lives of the rural people. Gnanashale is building a strong network of micro-financing to create women micro-entrepreneurs.

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I am with Gnanashale since 2012. My investments have consistently grown year on year. I am happy to see the no of Gnanashale members cross 4000.
Gururaj Rao
I absolutely love their service of immediate money transfer to my account online. As a co-operative, doing the transfer in less than 30 minutes is remarkable.
Preethi Patil

SHG: Our Uniqueness

Using the Self-Help Groups (SHG) platform, we have empowered 10,000 self-employed women in
55 villages in Karnataka. With your support, we want to reach out to millions of women.

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For assistance, call +91 80 4212 4421 or +91 944 985 6120
Monday to Friday: 9:30 AM to 5:30 PM
Saturday: 9:30 AM to 1:30 PM

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