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ASHA
A CHARITABLE TRUST FOR HANDICAPPED AND SENIOR CITIZEN
Registration No: BPT ACT 1950-E-20596


About us: HONEST, HARDWORK , WANT TO SUPPORT HANDICAPPED, SR.CITIZEN, ORPHANAGE CHILDRENS, WIDOWS, MENTALY RETARDED, & DOWN TRODDEN PEOPLES OF OUR SOCIETY. 

Vision: WE WANT MUMBAI TO BE A GREEN , CLEAN AND COSMOPOLITAN CITY.

Mission: OUR MISSION AND AIM IS TO INSTALL AND DEVELOP SELF CONFIDENCE AMONG THE DISABLED AND TO REMOVE DOUBT IN THEIR OWN CAPABILITIES SO THAT THEY CAN BECOME SELF EMPLOYED, SELF DEPENDENT, SELF RESPECTED, AND LIVE A OWN NORMAL LIFE.

Services: HANDICAPPED PERSONS ARE PROVIDED WITH TRI-CYCLES, WHEEL-CHAIRS, CALIPERS & CRUTCHES, ETC. IRRESPECTIVE OF CASTE, CREED AND RELIGIONS. WE ALSO INTEND TO PROVIDE FINANCIAL AID BY WAY OF SCHOOL BOOKS, SCHOOL FEES, MEDICAL AID, HOSPITALIZATION, FOR MAJOR OPERATIONS. WE HAVE PROJECTS FOR SELF-EMPLOYMENT CENTER, SUCH AS PROVIDING TELEPHONE BOOTHS, RUNNING MILK CENTER, DOOR TO DOOR SELLING OF DAY TO DAY ARTICLES, BY WHICH HANDICAPPED PERSONS COULD EARN THEIR LIVELIHOOD.
 
IN FACT. AS OUR ACTIVITIES ARE GROWING AT A RAPID RATE, IT IS IMPERATIVE THAT WE HAVE OUR OWN PREMISES AND CONSTRUCT WORKSHOP, TRAINING CENTER, PATHOLOGY CENTER AND A X-RAY PLANT SONOGRAPHY HENCE WE ARE LOOKING FORWARD TO ACQUIRE LAND FOR CONSTRUCTION OF ABOVE DREAM PROJECT AND WE ARE QUITE SURE AND CONFIDENT THAT OUR ENTREATIES WELL BE ANSWERED.
 
WE ALSO HELP POOR WIDOWS BY DISTRIBUTING SEWING MACHINES TO ENABLE THEM TO EARN THEIR LIVELIHOOD THER ARE ALSO GIVEN CLOTHES FREELY. WE ARE MAKING STRONG EFFORTS TO ESTABLISH OUR ABOVE PROJECTS.      SCHOOL EXCLUSIVELY FOR THE HANDICAPPED. WE THEREFORE INTEND TO HARNESS FUNDS FROM THE PHILANTHROPIST TO PATRONS OF OUR MUMBAI, WHO ARE EVER WILLING TO EXTEND THEIR MIGHT TO NOBLE CAUSES. WE HAVE SEPARATE PROJECTS FOR SR.CITIZEN, WHO ARE SEPARATED FROM THEIR KITH & KIN. THEREFORE WE ARE PLANNING TO BUILD AN OLD AGE HOME WITH BOARDING AND LODGING FACILITIES, WE ALSO DISTRIBUTE FREE RATIONS, CONDUCT FREE CATARACT OPERATION, OPTICS, ETC.

History: OUR TRUST WAS INCEPTED IN THE MONTH OF 2002. AFTER THE INCEPTION OF THE TRUST, WE GOT OUR PAN NUMBER. 12AA & 80 G CERTIFICATES AT THE END OF 2003. EVEN AFTER THE RECEIPT OF THE CERTIFICATE WE COULD NOT MAKE MUCH HEADWAY IN REGARD TO COLLECTION OF FUNDS ETC. TO CARRY OUR ACTIVITIES. THEREFORE WE ARE CONSTRAINED TO KEEP A LOW PROFILE DURING THE YEAR 2003. HOWEVER WE DID COLLECT THREE TRI-CYCLES, WHEEL-CHAIR AND OF CALIPERS & CRUTCHES AND DISTRIBUTED THE SAME TO THREE HANDICAPPED PERSON FROM OUR AREA. DURING THE CURRENT YEAR AFTER OPENING OUR PRESENT OFFICE AT THE ABOVE ADDRESS. WE WERE ABLE TO COMMENCE OUR ACTIVITIES IN A SPLENDID MANNER AS WE RECEIVED CERTAIN SPONSORS FOR OUR ACTIVITIES. IN THE FIRST WEEK OF DECEMBER 2004 WE ORGANIZED HERBAL MEDICAL CAMP, AND DISTRIBUTED HERBAL MEDICINE FOR VARIOUS AILMENTS TO PUBLIC FREE OF COST. WE ALSO STARTED A ELECTRO-HOMEOPATHY CLINIC DAILY IN THE EVENING FOR THE POOR AND NEEDY PUBLIC OF OUR AREA. WHERE MEDICINE IS GIVEN AT THE RATE OF RS 6/-  AND IF REQUIRED INJECTION AT THE RATE OF RS 10/- , THERE IS GOOD RESPONSES TO OUR CLINIC. AND WE ARE ENCOURAGE TO START AN ALLOPATHIC CLINIC IN THE MORNING THAT AT THE RATE OF RS 7/- AND WITH INJECTION AT THE RATE OF RS 15/-. FURTHER WE HELD A FREE EYE CHECK UP CAMP ON 19/12/04. WHERE WE GOT A FANTASTIC RESPONSE, A TOTAL NUMBER OF 556 PUBLICS, WHERE TESTED FREE OF COST AND A NUMBER OF 156 OPTICAL WHERE DISTRIBUTED AT A MINIMUM RATE OF RS 50/- A NUMBER OF 246 OPTICAL WHERE DISTRIBUTED FREE OF COST, AMONG THE NUMBER OF 78 CASES WHERE DIAGNOSE FOR CATARACT OPERATIONS. OUR TRUST HAS ARRANGE THE CATARACT OPERATION AT RS 1000/- PER HEAD, A TOTAL NUMBER OF 40 CATARACT OPERATION WILL BE DONE FREE OF COST. IN ADDITION TO THE ABOVE WE HAVE WEEKLY CLINICS ON TUESDAY AND THURSDAY TWO SPECIALIZED DOCTORS FROM BARODA ATTEND CHRONIC CASES SUCH AS DIABETES, RHEUMATISM, BLOOD PRESSURE, ASTHMA, SKIN DISEASES, PILES AND OTHER DISEASES WITH GUARANTEED CURE. FREE RATIONS SUCH AS RICE, WHEAT, SUGAR, OIL, TEA POWDER WHERE ALSO GIVEN TO SENIOR CITIZEN FREE OF COST.

How can you work with others? : WE LOOK FORWARD TO WORK ON OUR PROJECT WITH CORPORATE, NGO'S, SPONSORS, HOSPITALS, SCHOOLS, ROTARY GROUPS, SUBJECT TO KEEPING OUR IDENTITY AND OUR MOTTO OF HOPE, HELP & HAPPINESS TO OUR LESS FORTUNATE, THE DISABLED AND SR.CITIZEN.  

Revenue Sources: ONLY ONE, AUSTIN M GRACIOUS, EX-MUNICIPAL COUNCILLOR, MALAD WEST, MUMBAI
 
Organization:
full time: 4
part time: 4
volunteers: 6

Help Needed:
Volunteers: yes 
Donations-in-kind: yes
Services needed: yes
Advisors / Mentors needed: yes
Jobs Available: no
Donation possibilities: YES

Contact Details
ASHA
BEHIND AUSTIN GRACIOUS OFFICE,KHARODI, MARVE ROAD, MALAD (WEST)
MUMBAI - 400 095
Phone: 28896562 / 28807562 / 28818406 
Fax: NO
email:
ashaorgmumbai@hotmail.com
Contact Name: DIWAN SHAH
phone
work: 28896562 (11 AM TO 06 PM)
home: 28807562 / 28818406 (10 PM TO 12 PM)
website: No
 
Trustees: 1.DIWAN SHAH. (PRESIDENT). ABOVE 60% HANDICAPPED AGE 33 YEARS
2.DR. IBRAHIM GAYA (VICE PRESIDENT) AGE 58.
3.U. PRABHAKAR RAO (GEN. SECRETARY) AGE 64.
4.MOHD.RAFIQ(TREASURER) AGE 33 .
5.V.RAVICHANDRA (TRUSTEE)AGE 35 YEARS.
6.MAHENDRA JOSHI (TRUSTEE) AGE 37 YEARS.
we had started herbal treatment for Diabetes Arthirites, Knee pain & piles. We had guaranteed Treatment. Those who suffering from this disease, Please visit to our clinic to have a treatment.

Good news for all NGOs! If any Ngo wants to start a clinic or hold a camp. Please contact our office .We will arrange doctors for your clinic & camp.

Our address ASHA Behind Austin Gracious office Kharodi Marve Road Near Fire Brigade Malad (w) Mumbai 400095.TEL: 28896562,24588890
Email:ashaorgmumbai@hotmail.com

Thanking You
For "ASHA"
Diwan Shah