Hemal Kamat has dedicatedly served in the development sector for more than 20 years and is well recognized as a genuine, ‘grass-root level’ worker. She is the founder of Concept Society, which was established in September 2005.She is a role model of many women and youth and has many awards at the national, state and regional level and for her various CSR activities. She is also the governing board member of Voluntary Action Network Initiative (VANI) and a member of ICC in various industries. She has trained more than 2500 women as skilled artisans. Thanks to her, many women have established themselves and started their own businesses.