Action for Ability Development and Inclusion
Action for Ability Development and Inclusion (AADI) is an organization based in New Delhi, India that focuses on creating better environements for chldren and adults with disabilities. They ensure equitable, accessible and quailty assured services to the needs of people with disabilities who are further marginalzed by poverty and gender inequalities.
"AADI'a Vision is of 'a world in which people with disability are an integral part of society, participating in the community and living life to the fullest, with equitable access to opportunities and services.'" (aadi-india.org)
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Bombay Leprosy Project
Bombay Leprosy Project (BPL) is a non-profit organization working towards achieving the goal of a "World Without Leprosy." The Bombay Leprosy Project is based in Mumbai, India and works on improving the quality of life of leprosy patients as well as searching for a cure.
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The Etasha Society is a not-for-profit society providing vocational training with placement as well as employability skills training and career guidance to young people from disadvantaged backgrounds in India.
Founded in 2006, ETASHA was born out of the belief that by helping young people to develop new skills, by giving them access to relevant vocational training and by connecting them with employers, we enable them to take control of their own careers and lives, and to help their families break out of the cycle of poverty.
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Missionaries of Charity, West Chester Branch
The Missionaries of Charity is a Roman Catholic religious congregation established in 1950 by Mother Teresa of Calcutta. The missionaries care for those who include refugees, ex-prostitutes, abandoned children, the elderly, injured and sick individuals.
The mission in West Chester, PA runs a soup kitchen and provides other services as per the communities needs.
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Madurai Health And Leprosy Relief Centre (MAHELERECEN)
Madurai Health And Leprosy Relief Centre (MAHELERECEN) is a non-profit charitable organization based in Madurai City, Tamil Nadu. Mahelerecen does voluntary health promotion and preventive services of general health education, leprosy awareness classes, case detection, treatment and rehabilitation services for leprosy disabled among the deserving slum & rural population of Madurai District since 1991. Mahelerecen has 476 patients under their care.
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Prajwala is an anti-trafficking organization working to prevent women and children from entering prostitution in India. Prajwala is a member of various national and state level committees to combat trafficking as well as ground efforts such as rescues, prevention through education, and rehabilitation.
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Shraddhanand Mahilashram's vision is to help create a world free of destitue women and children. Shraddhanand Mahilashram provides shelter and welfare for needy and destitue Indian women and children. They give a means of livelihood to women and children through adoption, guardianship, and education.
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Sshrishti is a NGO based in New Delhi, India whose concerns are children who live in poverty - specifically those in slum clusters in the cities of India, who are depreived of their basic rights. The children, that Sshrishti aims to help, mostly belong to the families of migrant labourers. Because of the migratory lifestyle, these children oftem miss regular schooling. Sshrishti brings the rights and joys of childhood into the lives of these underprivileged children by giving them a chance to develop a strong education foundation, adequate nutrition, and healthcare.
Sshristi also reaches out to women in marginalized communities giving them a chance to educate themselves.
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Vishnu Naman Bhrigu Medical Trust