Apne Aap Women's Collective
SUB SECTOR: Sex Workers
% Spent on beneficiaries
Financial Score:
Age: 20 Years
Tax Benefit: 50%
Foreign donations:
Location: Mumbai
Location(s): Work in progress.
Issues Addressed:
Overall empowerment of trafficked brothel-based sex workers and their daughters in Mumbai's red light areas
Supported by:
Consulates of USA/Canada/Australia; Bank of Maharashtra; ICICI Bank; Reserve Bank of India; Capgemini; PriceWaterhouseCoopers; Tata Hospital; Reliance Foundation
Key Trustees:
Sudarshan Loyalka; Maneck Davar; Admiral Vishnu Bhagwat; Manju Vyas
Sector Comparison:
Beneficiary Spend:
Average: 83.5% Highest: 98.7% Lowest: 52.8%
Average: Rs2 cr Highest: Rs10 cr Lowest: Rs1 lac
How much to donate
  • Rs1,500 for Medical checkup of 5 girls for 1 year.
  • Rs4,500 for Healthcare of 1 girl for 1 year.
  • Rs6,000 for Nutrition for 3 girls for 1 year.
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Break the inter-generational cycle of prostitution!
  • Crisis: Globally, 70% victims of trafficking are women. India is home to >3 mn of the 14 mn sex workers worldwide. Most victims enter the trade due to stark economic conditions, no financial literacy or abusive marriages.
  • Programs: 1) Umeed: Empowerment of sex-workers through skilling, financial literacy, etc. 2) Umang (for their Toddlers aged 2.5-5yrs) and Udaan (for Daughters aged 5-18yrs): Help them pursue an education by providing tuitions, nutrition, boarding, counselling, medicine, etc.
  • Trends: Annually >3,000 people served. 1) Umeed: Annually 40 new enrolments for literacy, >160 new savings accounts opened, 20 women skilled. 2) Umang: 10-20 new children enroll in formal schools yearly. 3) Udaan: 40 new enrolments in formal schools yearly; passing rate since 2 years is 100%.
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Source : Audit Report 2017
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