Astha Sansthan
Estd: 1986
Used for Beneficiaries: 97%
Address : 39, Kharol Colony, Old Fatehpura, Udaipur 313004. Rajasthan
Email :
Web-site :
Telephone : +91 91-2942451348
Donor Contact : Mr Bhanwar Singh / 9414166348 /
Financial Score
Rs, Y/E March 31
Income & Expenditure Statement201320142015
Income From
Government Sources1,546,1231,254,4732,659,195
Institutional Sources5,039,3873,821,2024,340,861
Foreign Sources26,364,53630,211,17630,026,498
Other Income200,8407270
Total Income (A)38,966,21441,315,07343,754,158
Expenses For
Direct Programme Activities22,505,03322,619,53122,986,239
Programme Staff Cost12,430,58817,027,61216,570,389
Travel Expenses895,5781,121,4461,436,462
Direct Programme Expenses35,831,19940,768,58940,993,090
Fund Raising Expenses000
General Staff Cost000
Overhead Expenses746,119181,170377,508
Other Expenses/Transfer00331,644
Total Expenditure (B)36,957,41241,383,84642,117,535
Surplus / (Deficit) (A-B)2,008,802-68,7731,636,623
Balance Sheet201320142015
Fixed Assets7,762,2318,934,3219,149,904
Current Assets (excl. Cash)3,782,8522,983,4164,586,857
Cash/Bank 5,873,1883,402,2243,895,316
Accumulated Deficits000
Total Assets56,842,80660,828,90257,653,823
Corpus / Share Capital000
General Funds31,379,95431,311,18032,947,803
Earmarked Funds16,048,76416,949,82614,957,635
Current Liabilities9,414,08812,567,8959,748,384
Total Liabilities56,842,80660,828,90257,653,823
Other Details201320142015
Direct Beneficiaries (Nos)N.A.N.A.N.A.
Indirect Beneficiaries (Nos)N.A.N.A.N.A.
Cost Per Direct Beneficiary (Rs)N.A.N.A.N.A.
Number of StaffN.A.N.A.53
Highest Salary (Rs p.a.)N.A.N.A.N.A.
Lowest Salary (Rs p.a.)N.A.N.A.N.A.
Regd. under : The Societies Registration Act, 1860
Auditor : V.C. Vyas & Associates
Bankers : Union Bank of India

Donor tax benefits :
Eligible for foreign donations : Yes

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

Source : Audit Report 2015

Financial Note : 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.

NGO Profile :
Astha Sansthan was established with an objective to help people organise and expand their capacities using a bottom up strategy of doing field work and getting involved with people.
  • Single Women’s Rights Resource Unit (SWRRU): A small team of single women trying to bring structural change in Rajasthan. The team organises single women to give them training, confidence and make them aware of their rights.
  • Tribal Rights Resource Unit: In association with the Rajasthan Tribal Rights Forum, the Replica Breitling Bentley UK unit struggles for their rights and challenges the identity of village assemblies recognized in the Panchayat structure.
  • The Livelihood Resource Unit: They work to speed up the process for claimants working to receive government schemes or pensions. They build awareness for the proposed right to food bill and encourage community monitoring of the implementation of different schemes at the grassroots level.
  • Budget Analysis Rajasthan Centre (BARC): Created to work on the state budget and policy related issues. They work to highlight the issues of marginalized populations in Rajasthan and the shortcomings of the budget process in dealing with them.
  • The Local Self Governance Resource Unit: Astha works to strengthen the Association of Women Village Council in Rajasthan. Women representatives are elected and best replica swiss tag heuer attend meetings to share experiences and discuss problems they face in their respective villages. 

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