Empowering adolescent girls to pursue life with dignity and respect
Khwahish Sewa Samiti (KHASS) came into existence upon realizing the importance of development for compromised parts of rural India. KHASS emphasizes on activities to build a better public education system with maximum village participation in order to bring sustainable changes in the rural sectors of India. They have a 'Do-It-Yourself' policy to resolve the issues at hand.
Programs: i) Sponsor A Classroom - KHASS started an initiative to improve classroom facilities for students with a thought to promote better public education facilities in coalition with village community groups. ii) Healthy Girls Healthy Future - Under this project, the NGO is enduring to guide girls with facilitated workshops and knowledge centers regarding menstrual hygiene. iii) Sanitation - Awareness campaigns and Preventive measures taken on Hand Washing and its effects on one's body. iv) Others - Water Resource Management and Sports & Recreational activities organized in schools.
Outcome so far: 44 schools benefited under Sponsor-A-Classroom and 3943 girls sensitized about menstrual hygiene. Sanitary napkin dispensers installed in several schools.
Income Rs71 lac
Expense Rs65 lac
Source : Audit Report 2020
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