Timeline

Year

Milestone

1988

1993

Registered as an NGO with the Department of Social Welfare, Government of Bangladesh. Enlisted as a partner organization of PKSF.

Registered NGO Affairs Bureau.

Received fund from Asia Partnership for Human Development (APHD), Hong Kong for Women Development .

1994

1998

Received fund from BILANCE, The Netherland for Women Development.

Introduced Micro-enterprise (ME) Financing.

Introduced Micro-enterpr

Launched Housing Project with assistance from Bangladesh Bank.

2001

Became a partner of INCOME III Project, CARE Bangladesh.

2005

Started PLDP-II Project in 12 branches in Mymensingh district with PKSF’s fund.

Went to major expansion by opening more branches of PMK.

2006

Established PMK’s own office building premises at Zirabo (Thana- Ashulia, Upazila- Savar, District- Dhaka).

2007

Enlisted as a partner organization of Anukul Foundation, CARE Bangladesh.

2008

Registered with Joint Stock Company.

Established a full-fledged training center at Zirabo (Thana- Ashulia, Upazila- Savar, District- Dhaka).

Registration from the Registrar of Joint Stock Companies, Dhaka of PMK under the Society’s Act 1860.

Obtained license from Microcredit Regulatory Authority (MRA).

2011

Listed as’ `A’ Category organization of PKSF.

2012

Started a women hostel for garment workers and other low-income (for 2000 workers) at Zirabo (Thana- Ashulia, Upazila- Savar, District- Dhaka).

2013

Automation of all branches and preparation of a software-based MIS and FIS accomplished.

2014

For office expansion, a new multi-storied building has been planned and construction began in Zirabo at PMK own premises.

2015

Established a hospital and diagnostic centre to provide healthcare services to the members and local people.