Ahimsa Welfare Society is a non-profit organization working for significant contribution in overall community development by learning, achieving, expanding, and innovating. It focuses on social development in the Rajgarh district and works as an interface between Government and the community in watershed management, health awareness, child rights, and implementing government projects.
Their activities include:
Project Axshya: The project aims to improve access to quality Tuberculosis care and control, through partnerships between Government authorities and civil society. To build awareness among village communities, Ahimsa organises IEC (Information, Education, and Communication) activities like wall paintings, village haat (market day) camps, and workshops at the village level for Gram Kalyan Samiti meetings.
ASER Survey: In FY15, Ahimsa organized ASER (Annual Status of Education Report) Survey in Rajgarh district. This is an annual survey conducted by ASER Centre’s representatives that aims to provide reliable estimates of children’s enrolment and basic learning levels for each district and state, especially in rural districts in India.
Baal Chetna Program: Ahimsa organises events and activities with a focus on creating awareness about Child Rights among children, parents, and teachers. Baal Chetna is run in 22 schools in Rajgarh and Child Cabinets have been formed in all these schools in order to promote active involvement of children in school activities. Child Cabinet Capacity Building Workshops are organized to highlight the issues of Right To Education, corporal punishment in schools, child marriages, child labour, etc. and to discuss their roles as child cabinet members.
Others: In FY15, Ahimsa provided its support in field implementation of the legacy program of ActionAid in 15 villages. The organization became a member of Child Right Resource Center (CRRC) and Women Right Resource Center (WRRC). Violence Against Women (VAW), a 25-day program was organized on International Day for Violence against women and it was supported by WRRC.
Income Rs3 lac
Expense Rs2 lac
Source : Audit Report 2015
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