It is the mission of the Kudumbashree programme to strengthen both local governments and the women’s community network to take on the challenges in developing their own unique, sustaining model of local economic development. This model involves community participation through the women's network in micro level planning and development. It also involves convergence of resources and programmes at the level of local government.

The various initiatives under Kudumbashree to boost the Local Economic Development are clustered under 3 main programs:

Micro Finance

Micro Enterprises

Farming & Animal Husbandry