CIN has made 40 women’s village Bank of 1090 women in 6 VDCs of Rupandehi district in 1998 to 2003 with the support of Pact International and The Asia Foundation (WEP). WEP was funded by USAID. There were 3 components like: 1. Empowering Literacy 2. Legal education 3. Women’s village bank. Later on, the village Bank have registered as women’s Cooperative.