Jharkhand Animal Welfare Society (JAWS)
SECTOR: Animal Welfare
SUB SECTOR: All Animals
% Spent on beneficiaries
Financial Score:
Age: 21 Years
Tax Benefit: No
Foreign donations: X
Location(s): Work in progress.
Issues Addressed:
Work in progress.
Supported by:
Work in progress.
Key Trustees:
Ms. Devi Sarkar, Trustee
Dr. Arun K. Jha, Trustee
Mr. Abhijit Roy, Trustee
Mr. S. N. Singh, Trustee
Sector Comparison:
Beneficiary Spend:
Average: 77.8% Highest: 91.4% Lowest: 49.1%
Average: Rs2 cr Highest: Rs9 cr Lowest: Rs1 lac
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Jharkhand Animal Welfare Society (JAWS) was established to lobby against the governments apathy for the plight of domestic and stray animals. It aims at promoting animal welfare (wild and domestic) activities and protecting the environment for the general benefit of mankind. It works to establish, construct and maintain animal hospitals, and first aid centres to protect animals, while organizing mass communication campaigns to prevent violence against animals.

The Objectives of JAWS are:

  • To stop animal killing in the name of religion
  • To establish vet hospital and shelter
  • To preserve wildlife and develop their natural habitat
  • To demand animal welfare measures
  • To prohibit films which depict wrongful acts on animals
  • To preserve endangered species
  • To stop hunting of animals in the forest
  • To stop dissection of animals in schools and colleges
  • To stop use of animals in the preparations of medicines & cosmetics

Some of their activities are:

  • On Call Service: To provide 24 hour service to rescue animals through the ambulances donated by the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment, Government of India.
  • Organising Seminar: Distribution of free medicines to poor farmers and animal owners along with pamphlets to make them aware of animal laws. Free check-up camps are also organised to help stray animals in distress.
  • Jiv Bandhu: This magazine is published to spread awareness of the subject.
Source : Audit Report 2015