BAL ASHA TRUST
Mr. Jehangir Jamshedji (President)
Miss Shirin Bharucha (Hon. Treasurer)
Mrs. Vera Jamshedji (Hon. Secretary)
Institution: King George V
Memorial Project, Bal Asha Dham, Dr. E. Moses Road, Bombay
400 011. Tel No. – 4944090/4926526.
What are the Objectives?
Bringing up the girl child /Sponsoring the child’s education
Resources at hand
One Company / One Organisation
People who can co-ordinate.
People who can or may give a helping hand
For registration need to show
the work. One work will
focus on children’s education which women to come up to self
Asha Dham – Hope are you the
Hope you be the
VISION: To safe quard the wealth
& integrity of the individual.
Mission: To reach a level of self-fulfillment by collaborating
and coordinating with other community resources.
Enroll move girl child in school
Encourage the girl children to pursue basic education
Help the children as well as their family use the resources
available in the community.
Encourage more use of recycled material
Help set up workshop for paper bags, cloth bags, set
Set up small outlets for sale of these items.
How would you Success?
Collecting old newspaper and magazines can do paper bags.
Looking for major support from Tarun Bharat, which can develop
itself as a brand name in paper bags.
Old cloths can be either sourced from Goonj or I have
dowois for who are looking to donate
We can success old cloths from Belguam itself
What needs to be done at urgent
Application for 80G Items
Forming trustees if not then
how do you go about making it an one women show.
Person there in Belguam
Store them in Belguam
What will our major focus be?
Sponsor a children education
Help the child develop fulfilling
How do you go about fulfilling
Promote self-sustaining activities like Kirti.
Collection of newspaper and converting them into cash
or paper bags.
Collection of old clothes and converting them in to
usable items like bags/pillow covers/Lamp shades
Any items that are saleable and in demand. One target population
will be students, colleges and
Individual sponsor @ home as well as abroad
Collection of funds by co-ordinations.
In terms of saleable items talk to Senji for those
unique chapels that was designer. Get well people involved
with art to design stuff for us.
I have been associated with
schools all my life. I have seen the best of students and
best of schools. My heart cries to fact, that in few years
I would have to part from this formal structure of education,
which has made me proud as a teacher all my life. I have been
best of students who have come up from worst of situation.
Being closely attached to schools that are in villages I have
longed to help the children from rural area. I take this opportunity
to invite you all in this struggle for coaching out the unreach.
Kindly come forward to help
us in terms of material, funds, any innovation ideas that
can build our self-sustaining capacity. We are open to all
the as well as suggestions to improve our way of practice
to help the disadvantaged. I would like to thank all the well
wishes of Asha Dham for working Asha Dham a way of hope in
the life’s of those where there’s been darkened age long.
Community Director: Mrs.
Community Developer Officer: Mrs.
Resource Mobilization: Mr. Amit Kesalkar
– Drawing teacher to help us with children in slums.
experience of Nicola Rudkin
Nicola Rudkin from Darlington
was a GAP Volunteer at the Bal Asha Trust in Bombay / Mumbai.
“My duties were very general,
and mostly based on a ward of older children, rather than
babies, aged between 1 and 14. Dressing; feeding; playing;
helping with English and other schoolwork; drawing and colouring;
reading. I also accompanied them on many visits and took some
children to the hospital. I spent some time caring for the
babies, playing and feeding them. Sometimes I talked to adoptive
parents from all over the world. I just helped out where I
was needed. Our hours were totally optional, but we found
we wanted to give as much time as possible, even some weekends!
It is hard adjusting, but everyone,
even people who cannot speak your language, makes such an
effort to make you feel welcome, it soon feels like home -
which I hadn't expected.
I think you gain many skills,
most of which you don't even realise you're using, like tolerance,
patience, understanding and improvisation.
I'm starting a degree in Nursing,
now I simply feel more ready, and I've opened my mind to so