Aug 14 - Collection Drive in Navi
Mumbai for Flood relief
Aasra - Helping people in despair
A4, Tanwar View Coop. Hsg. Society,
Plot No. 43, Sector -7, Koparkhairane,
Navi Mumbai 400 709, India.
Tel: Helpline : 27546669(3pm to 9pm) Office:
27546667 (3pm to 9pm)
(Registered with Commissioner for Charitable Trusts, Govt. of Maharashtra,
Regn. No. E 2047)
Navimumbai Swayamsevi Sanghatnanche Vyaspith have teemed up with the
NGO Forum Navi Mumbai and The Thane-Belapur Industries Association (TBIA)
to co-ordinate relief efforts so that aid can reach the remotest corners
of Navi Mumbai, Panvel, Thane-Kalwa, Badlapur, Diva areas , where affected
people are suffering due to unhygienic conditions, and acute shortage
of food grains ,water supply, clothing, educational books, notebooks,
pens, pencils, mats, bedsheets , anti-biotic medicines and plastic tarpaulin
sheets. It is essential that these disaster ravaged areas be supported
by one and all. For this purpose, the Ngo's and industries have come
together to appeal to the citizens of Navi Mumbai and Mumbai: To donate
generously so that these essential needs can
be met with at the earliest. The members of all the three bodies have
agreed to designate collection and distribution centers in each node
so that the NGO's
from the respective collection zones will find it easier to collect
the required materials and distribute them quickly to the affected areas.
Listed below are the collection centers in and around Navi Mumbai.
Bharat Sevashram Sangh, Vashi Goan.
Contact: Swamiji Prashantananda-9820507469. &
Alert India-1st Floor, Cidco Community Center, Sector
Contact: Daisy Gangurde- 9821087533.,27824134,56115835
Contact- Maya Kishore-27661849,27659454,27654744.
Contact: Dr. Juhi Wagh- 27621149.
Nirmaan, Sector 9, Cidco Community Center,Nerul(E).
Contact: Radhika-9821167303, Pradip- 9892367983.
Children of the World-Nerul west. 5 mins from station.
Contact: Susan Jacob-56161421,27720765,27862716.
Stree Mukti Sanghatna, 1st floor,Sector 4, Cidco
Contact- Anita- 27578567.
Mahila Vikas Mandal, 1st floor, Sector 4, Cidco
Contact- Pramila Mhatre-27573324,Mrs Dhumaal-27570072.
Lions Club Balwadi, 1st Floor ,Sector 4, Cidco
Contact: Ms Lakshmi Narayan Patil.
AASRA-(3pm-9pm) sector 7,plot43, Tanwar view chs.A-4.
Contact- Johnson Thomas-9820466726,27546667,
Arphen. Plot No 35/32,Sector 12.
Contact- Gajanan Chauhan-9322601805.
Paraplegic Foundation (10.30-3pm)
Contact: Ms Neelam Shinde- 27641314.
Carmel Convent High School, sector 6,Kalamboli.
Panvel: Shantivan Ayurvedic center,Near bus-stand
Else contact: Vidya Rao(TISS)-25563290-96 who is
co-ordinating relief efforts in Panvel
On Sunday 14th August, A collection center will be run for the full
day. 10.00 am to 9.00pm,at Center One, Vashi. All donors, in cash
and kind are welcome to deposit their donations at this one-stop center.
Donations in cash and cheques to be made out to Bharat Sevashram Sangh
and Alert India (cheques) only. They can be delivered at any of the
So far the Ngo's have been tackling areas in kalwa, Thane,
Badlapur, Diva, Panvel and in these areas aid has been disbursed for
the interim period. There are
regions in Navi Panvel, Ghansoli, CBD, Kharghar, Kalamboli, Digha, Airoli
where aid has been just a fraction of what is required. The NGO's are
trying their best to alleviate this need but find it extremely difficult
to generate funds and collections for this purpose. This appeal is for
all those who have a conscience and want to contribute for the betterment
of society. Please help!!!!
For further details you can also contact.
Aug 12, 2005