C.C. Shroff Self Help Centre (SHC)

C C Shroff Self Help Centre is a Fair Trade Non- Government Organisation in Garments and Handicraft Industry operating in Mumbai since 1979. The key objective of C.C Shroff Self Help Centre is to provide economic independence for people who are low skilled and socially or physically challenged. We guide and train them for different skills like tailoring and embroidery, thus helping them towards living life with dignity by providing infrastructure and finding a market for the products made by them. Also utilising their rich and varied tradition of making fabrics, embroidered garments and handicrafts to preserve rich India culture. Training programmes are carried out in tailoring, embroidery and handcrafts with special focus on women to become self-supporting by either joining us or becoming independent Entrepreneurs.

We are an ethical fair trade non-profit organisation.
• A member of World Fair Trade Organisation (WFTO)
• Accredited for social Accountability 8000 (SA 8000)

Our Products : Unique technique patterns and colours are used by our artisans to create products
• Customised Shopping bag
• Bed cover & Quilts
• Cushion covers
• Corporate gifts
• Tailored Indian Garments
• Tailored Western garments
• Wraps, Sarongs
• Dupatta and scarves
• Bag purses

Core Strength : We identify the skill sets of people who have working with us for long and work around developing and enriching their skills. Nurturing and nourishing the potential of people always occupies a prime place in the organisation.
• Patch work
• Appliqué work
• Bead work
• Embroidery
• Block printing
• Screen printing ( direct, batik, resist and discharge)…and we are open to learn new skills everyday!

As a client you can:
• Select from the range of products developed by us.
• commission us to design products specifically for you.
• Work with us to manufacture your designs.

Eco-friendly and Fair Traded

In an increasingly eco-friendly world, we are pleased to be able to offer a range of natural, vegetable and azo-free dyes. In association with the Vertically Integrated Fairly Traded Cotton Project, we can arrange for unbleached, knitted, cotton, jersey Yardage and T shirts that have been processed without the use of chemicals.

Supply Chain

We have a network of trusted fabric suppliers throughout India and can assist you with sourcing interesting and unusual fabrics. Before any order begins, samples of new products are made and sent to the client for approval.

Quality Control

Before freighting any consignment, each product is checked thoroughly to ensure high standards are maintained. By placing you orders with us, you can be confident of receiving well made products on time, and at competitive prices, knowing that your money is supporting Fair Trade.

We enjoy the challenge of developing new products and methods of textile embellishments and the range is increasing all the time. Please ask for update on new processes or put forward your own ideas and suggestions. We represent a dynamic fusion of traditional processes with contemporary design, and a commitment to quality control and reliability. When you decide to place an order with us, you know that not only will it be placed satisfactorily, that it will be also be vehicle for training, financial security and personal pride for our workforce.