A Salute to the Nari Shakti of SHEMROCK & SHEMFORD Group


New Delhi, January 16, 2016: Mrs. Meenal Arora, Director of SHEMROCK & SHEMFORD Group of Schools, has very recently been declared as a winner of the esteemed Nari Shakti Award by the Ministry of Women & Child Development, Government of India. This highly acclaimed national honour is conferred upon the Top Women Achievers of the country, who have successfully brought about a reform in the society with their revolutionary ideas & persistent efforts.

She has been chosen for this prestigious award on the basis of her contribution in the field of education and for empowering thousands & thousands of women as School Owners, School Heads, Teachers & Corporate Office Employees. The fact that about 70% of the 525+ SHEMROCK & SHEMFORD branches are owned & managed by women franchisees clearly indicates how she has inspired more than 350 women to take up leadership roles. Also, she has been the primary force behind employing more than 5000 school heads and teachers in her 525+ preschools & senior schools spread all across India, Nepal and Bangladesh.

As a responsible member of the management, she invests a great deal of her time, energy and resources into designing and developing intensive training programmes for school associates, HMs, teachers and helpers with the view to updating their skills and empowering them with the latest knowledge, thus benefitting them and in turn, lakhs & lakhs of children. Further, as an empathetic woman leader, she provides her unconditional support, encouragement & counselling, as and when required by her women workforce, so as to help them lead a quality family life along with pursuing their professional careers.

Having mentored the careers of thousands of women, Mrs. Meenal Arora will be revered with this distinct Award by the Honourable President of India, Mr. Pranab Mukherjee in a special ceremony to be held on 22nd January, 2015 at the Ceremonial Hall of Rashtrapati Bhawan Cultural Centre, President’s Estate, New Delhi.

Corporate Comm India(CCI Newswire)