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  NGO Name

Nishtha

  Year Established

1975

  Primary Contact

Mina Das

  Address

Vill. Subuddhipur, De Para

 

P.O. Baruipur

  District

South 24 Parganas

  State

West Bengal

  PIN

700144

  Email

nishtha_1234@yahoo.co.in

  Phone 1

91 33 2433-1925

  Phone 2

91 33 2433-9865

  Fax

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  NGO Work

 

  Category

Community Empowerment

  Website

http://nishthaindia.org/

  Annual Budget

Rs.

  FCRA clearance?

Yes

 

 

         

  NGO Visit Information

  Contact Info.

01/08/2008, Monimalika Day, mday3@gmu.edu, 301.770.7768, College Park

 
 
   

  NGO - Chapter / Coordinator

  Number of chapters or coords coordinating this ngo

  2

 

  Send email to chapter coords?

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  +  CollegePark / Moni Day
 
   

  Projects List

Amount Funded

  +  Night Shelter for Children of Sex Worker..

$ 6346

 

  +  2010 - Night Shelter for Children of Sex..

$ 6387

 

  +  Nishtha-2011 Day Shelter for Children of..

$ 5980

 

  +  Sinchan- Day Shelter for Children of Sex..

$ 8888

 

  +  Sinchan (2013)- Shelter for children of ..

$ 8444

 
 

 Total 

$ 36045

 

 

 

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  NGO Goals

 

 

Programmes: Education, Health, Income generation, Income Generation for Sex Workers
Trainings: Solar, Leadership, Health, Nutrition, Advocacy, Theatre for Development, Counseling and Communication, Agriculture, Staff, Practical, Other NGOs
Miscellaneous: Child Trafficking, Night Shelter for Sex Workers Children, Child Labourer, Approach to Old and Infirm people, Helpage India, Child Resource Centre



  Achievements

 

Please visit http://www.nishthaindia.org/wedo.html

NISHTHA volunteers have facilitated building up of Balak-Balika Bahinis, age group 6-11, numbering 980, Kishore and Kishore Bahinis (adolescent girls and boys) of the age group 11 to 18; numbering 3890, Mohila Mondals with women of the age group 19-45 numbering 3928, and Elder Women’s groups with women above the age of 45 numbering 190.
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  Summary

 

NISHTHA at present is working in 72 villages in 4 blocks of South 24 Paraganas district for the empowerment of women and children who suffer from acute poverty, deprivation, malnutrition, diseases, illiteracy, exploitation, superstition and many other evils. NISHTHA works in the areas affecting the common people i.e. health, nutrition, education, group formation, value orientation, livelihood programs, awareness generation and campaigns. In all its activities the ultimate aim is to empower the distressed women and children.

Based on its experiences with community mobilization, NISHTHA is working with male leaders and all decision makers within the families and villages to begin the long-term process of changing attitudes. NISHTHA’s model, which is based on community empowerment, more...

 
 
 

  

 
 

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