Like minded women joined hands together to foster the physical, mental and spiritual development of women and children. It all started with a forum of 35 women and in 36 years, has grown into a massive 1000 member+ organization.

The Tamilnadu Arya Vysya Mahila Sabha (TNAVMS), Madras Unit was officially inaugurated on 2nd January 1983 under Smt. Shantha G.K. Shetty as the Founder Chairperson.



  • To promote self – sufficiency & entrepreneurship amongst women.
  • To empower the under-privileged.
  • To develop a strong & sound society.


  • To provide educational scholarships to the deserving female children.
  • To provide interest free loans for higher education.
  • To promote entrepreneurship amongst women by providing interest free loans.
  • To Organize health check-ups and follow-up care for the needy.
  • To do community service by visiting & organizing events in orphanages & Home for the aged etc.
  • To celebrate special days such as Women’s Day and Children’s day.