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Astha Sansthan

Sector: Development
Sub Sector: Rights/Advocacy
Tax Deduction: No Tax Benefit
FCRA:

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% Spent on Beneficiaries

85%
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Year of Establishment : 1986
Registered Address : 39, Kharol Colony, Old Fatehpura, Udaipur 313004, Rajasthan
Presence :
Website : https://www.asthango.org
Email : astha39@sancharnet.in
Telephone : +91 91-2942451348
Donor Contact : Mr Bhanwar Singh / 9414166348 / astha39@gmail.com
Registered Under : The Societies Registration Act, 1860
Auditor : V.C. Vyas & Associates
Bankers : Union Bank of India
Trustees/Directors/Managing Committee: : Sh. B.L. Mantri - President, Sh. Ashwani Paliwal - Secretary, Sh. Bhanwar Singh Chadana - Member, Dr. Ginny Shrivastava - Member, Smt. Shiraz Bulsara - Member, Ms. Suneeta Dhar - Member, Sh. M.D. Mistry - Member, Sh. R.D. Vyas - Member, Sh. Nand Lal Pande - Member, Sh. Abdul Rashid - Member, Sh. Avdhesh Kaushal - Member, Ms. Madhu Sarin - Member, Ms. Sofia Khan - Member

Main programs are:

Single Women’s Rights Resource Unit (SWRRU): Astha works with Single Women to unlock their own strengths and helps them realize their potential through organization and awareness. The team provides training, confidence and makes them aware of their rights. Widows benefit by receiving pension, getting possession of their land/property and obtaining waiver of fees for their kids in government schools. Ekal Nari Shakti Sanghtan (ENSS), a mass-membership based organization of low-income widows has evolved as a structure that allows for its Single Women Members to work together to solve their problems. ENSS has established its presence in all 33 districts of Rajasthan, with 50,752 life members in 125 blocks.

Tribal Rights Resource Unit:  In association with Rajasthan Tribal Rights Forum, this unit struggles for rights and challenges encountered by tribals and efforts are made for amendment in existing laws, rules, policies, schemes of the government. They also work with the Panchayat Extension to Scheduled Areas (PESA) Act which gives recognition to traditional customs, practices and systems prevalent in tribal villages.

The Livelihood Resource Unit organizes workshops on training site supervisors on group based measurement of work done so that people can get wages in accordance with the amount of work completed. They are also involved in lobbying and advocacy for food security, maternity benefits implementation of other provisions of National Food Security Act (NFSA) at Chief Security Level.

Budget Analysis Rajasthan Centre (BARC) was setup to analyse the state government budget and examine policies. Main activities of BARC is collecting resources and creating budgetary information for NGOs, POs, media and civil society.

The Local Self Governance Unit is involved in efforts and interventions to improve self-governance and strengthen the position of women representatives in local governance thereby creating ample socio-political space for women in society.

FY 2018 (₹) FY 2019 (₹) FY 2020 (₹)
Income
Government Sources - 8,243 -
Foreign Sources 36,516,813 28,160,006 26,439,102
Institutional Sources 19,095,195 20,053,661 21,373,944
General Donations 121,042 246,976 196,669
Sales/Fees 198 4,745,076 4,649,938
Interest/Dividend 8,100,390 2,439,187 2,637,618
Other Income 166,811 43,576 4,545
Total Income (A) 64,000,449 55,696,725 55,301,816
 
Expenditure
Direct Program Activities 37,839,367 28,907,355 29,413,822
Program Staff Cost 12,799,038 13,809,974 13,746,543
Travel Expenses 3,029,871 2,887,696 2,320,818
Direct Program Expenses 50,638,405 42,717,329 43,160,365
Fund Raising Expenses - - -
General Staff Cost 5,159,424 4,990,596 5,175,560
Overhead Expenses 4,222,442 2,925,213 3,070,265
Depreciation - - -
Other Expenses/Transfers - 27,893 -
Total Expenditure (B) 63,050,142 53,548,727 53,727,009
 
Surplus / Deficit (A-B) 950,307 2,147,999 1,574,807
Assets
Fixed Assets 10,156,071 10,894,573 11,183,803
Current Assets 9,767,266 5,535,796 5,469,733
Cash And Bank 7,418,837 4,851,232 15,294,934
Total Current Assets 27,342,174 21,281,601 31,948,470
Investments 30,895,432 33,186,233 34,239,117
Accumulated Deficits - - -
Total Assets 58,237,606 54,467,834 66,187,587
 
Liabilities
Trust Corpus - - -
General Funds 31,921,962 32,989,602 33,889,064
Earmarked Funds 15,894,230 16,863,070 16,231,583
Unutilized Grants 9,955,389 4,419,601 15,942,080
Total 57,771,581 54,272,273 66,062,727
Loans - - -
Loans (From Members) - - -
Current Liabilities 466,025 195,561 124,860
Other Liabilities - - -
Total Liabilities 58,237,606 54,467,834 66,187,587
1) Sales/Fees include Administrative/Consultancy receipts.
2) The Programme Staff Cost and Travel Expenses are as reported in the Receipts & Payments Account since breakup of the same is not available in the Income & Expenditure Statement.
3) Receivables written off and Loss on sale of assets shown under Other Expenses/Transfers in FY15.
FY 2018 FY 2019 FY 2020
Beneficiary Details
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Indirect Beneficiaries (nos.) - - -
Average Cost per Direct Beneficiary (₹) - - -
Staff Details
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Number of Consultants - - -
Number Of Volunteers - - -
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Lowest Paid Full-Time Staff (₹ p.a.) - - -
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Parivartan Samajik Sanstha Development Camps/Activities Maharashtra 97 361,512 360,122
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Astha Sansthan Development Rights/Advocacy Rajasthan 85 55,301,816 53,727,009
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ASSIST Development Comprehensive Andhra Pradesh 11 5,212,287 1,787,134


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