Under the roof of Financial Inclusion, NABARD has advised banks to develop Financial Literacy Centers. The centres will educate the people of remote village area for the various banking activities with pertain to savings, loan repayment practices covering knowledge of financial planning. Under this scheme bank has started the FLC Centres with the bank branches in Palanpur, Deesa, Dhanera, Tharad, Radhanpur, Vav, Bhabhar, Deodar, Kankrej, Santalpur, Vadgam and Dantiwada. The FLC coordinators are appointed for all centers. The coordinators are arranging seminars in their respective areas to educate the people for banking activities and development of financial habit. In result, many unbanked people connected with bank and learned the habit of banking and savings.
Famers Training ( Training of PACS’s Secretaries)
Bank arranges educational seminars and trainings of PACS Chairman/ Secretary for the development of PACS and linked them with trading and profit making activities. The seminars focus on business diversification, business expansion planning, new credit planning, and effective administration of societies. The seminars and training programmes are arranged at NICM, Gandhinagar with the support of NABARD.