Arunodaya Shikshan Samiti (ASS) has been engaged in education and cultural activities with a view to eradicate poverty, illiteracy, ignorance and backwardness in the community. They aim to create an amicable environment in which people can use their internal resources to fulfil their needs for education, health & other basic amenities.
The word Arunodaya is coined from the Hindi word arun which means sun and uday which means rise. When combined they mean sunrise, with the sun being the source of warmth, energy, hope, life and playing a vital role in human life and existence of living beings.
ASSs objectives are as follows:
Establishing relationships with government, non-government, national and international social organizations and participatingin implementing community development programmes.
Providing health care services and strengthening facilities in the area.
Encouraging traditional agricultural farming with modern equipment and methods.
Promoting restoration and conservation of ground water.
Their projects include:
The Economic and Social Justice Programme: This promotes a gender perspective as necessary to advancing the economic and social rights of women and all people by focusing on poverty eradication debt cancellation, and resource allocation.
The Gender and Governance Programme: This works towardsfull and equal access for womenin public life, working towards womens equal participation and representation, especially in governmental decision-making positions.
The Sustainable Development Programme: This fosters development that is ecologically sound, economically viable, and socially just and works to strengthen alliances between the womens and environmental movements.
Income Rs65 lac
Expense Rs65 lac
Source : Audit Report 2015
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