Get involved in YOUR city and locality - Improve Your World
Get involved in YOUR city and locality - Improve Your World
Get involved in YOUR city and locality 
Improve Your World Home | About Us | Sitemap | Search | Contact Us 





Home >> Mumbai Nonprofit Organisations >> Dhana Foundation (DF)
 Dhana Foundation
Registration No: 3592/04


Slogan: In Support of The Deprived Ones..
About us: We are a fledgling charitable organisation with a mission to reach
the deprived and underprevileged in allievating some of the problems
faced by them in day-to-day matters and better their quality of life.

Our primary focus is to deal with the critical issue of malnutrition
amongst the majority of Adivasi and Tribal children.

We distribute a nutritious health mix food supplement "Sampoorna Poshak"
containing 22 ingredients and manufactured in our own factory under strict
supervision.

In association with the Lion's Club International, District 323A and
Lioness Club Lokhandwala, Dahanu and Unique Lion's Club of Vasai we
have already started distribution and have received very positive
reports. The Health Mix is supplied by us to benevolent individuals
and organisations at cost.

As per Maharashtra Government figures, there are about 2118 children
in various stages of malnutrition, in the 10 Talukas comprising the
Thane District of Maharashtra.

We would be obliged if you could help us in our endeavour by
highlighting this serious issue through the esteemed columns of
your newsletter, website and your good offices and we hope some
philantrophic and voluntary organisations and individuals will
come forward and lend a helping hand.

Dhana Foundation is a registered Charitable organisation and the
"Sampoorna Poshak" Health Mix food supplement has also be approved
by the Food & Drugs Agency (FDA). On our part we have also subjected
the Health Mix to laboratory tests through Italabs, Mumbai. We have
also applied for tax relief under 80G for donors.
Vision: Our focus is to ensure that there are no more infant and child
deaths owing to malnutrition.
Mission: We distribute a nutritious health mix food supplement "Sampoorna
Poshak" containing 22 ingredients and manufactured in our own factory under
strict supervision.
Services: Manufacture and distribution of "Sampoorna Poshak" health mix food
supplement to malnourished adivasi & tribal children and nursing mothers.
Impact: We have, in association with Lions Club, Dahanu, Vasai and others
already provided the food supplement to over 300 children in Thane district.
History?: Dhana Foundation was founded by
Mr. T. S. Santosh Nair in September 2004.

We are a non-profit charitable organisation with a mission to reach the
deprived and underprevileged in alleviating some of the problems faced by
them in day-to-day matters and improve their quality of life.

Our primary focus is to deal with the critical issue of malnutrition amongst
the majority of Adivasi and
Tribal children and nursing mothers.

Our sphere of humanitarian service is in the 10 Talukas comprising the Thane
District of Maharashtra in India.

We hope to expand our reach to other districts as also offer medical,
vocational, adult education and adopt an entire village in the near future.
Projects/Achievements: Distribution projects taken up in three talukas in
Thane district has resulted in an improvement in the children's general
health and they have also shown signs of weight increases.
What is it that you exactly do for a beneficiary?: We provide the necessary
nutrition that is necessary for the beneficiary's daily activities.
How can you work with others? : We could provide the health mix food
supplement atcost to any company, organisation or other NGOs for
distribution at any place of their choice.
If they want to visit you?:
Do you have any weekend or evening activities
which families can attend and be sensitized?:
talk of 15-20 minutes to a Rotary Club:yes

Financials:
Yearly Budget Rs.: 25
Revenue Sources: Donations. (The list is too long to list here)
Corporates can adopt us at yearly sponsorship of Rs.: We would prefer to
remain an autonomous entity.

Organization:
full time: 6
part time: 4
volunteers: 25

Help Needed:
Volunteer opportunities : yes
Donations-in-kind: yes
Services needed: yes
Advisors / Mentors needed: yes
Jobs Available: yes
Donation possibilities: We request donors to set aside Re.1 per day for the
foundation. Annual membership is only Rs.365 per year. Interested persons
can also become Life members by donating Rs.1000 or Patrons with Rs.10,000

Contact Details
address can be revealed on the website: yes
 Dhana Foundation
 Dhana Foundation
EC-61, A-003, Evershine City, Vasai East - 401205, MH, India
Telephone: (95250) 2461313
Mobile: 9823250943

Regd. Office & Factory
H No. 794, Plot: 361,
Juchandra, Naigaon (East)
Vasai-401202, MH, India
Phone: 95250-2461313
Fax:
email: info@dhanafoundation.org
Contact
Name: Kishan Hattangadi
phone
work direct: 95250-2461313, show on site: yes, best time to call: 8.30 am to
5.00 pm
work board: , show on site: , best time to call:
home: 95250-2459596, show on site: yes, best time to call: 5.00 pm to 8.30
am
cell: 09823250943, show on site: yes, best time to call: 24 hours
website: http://www.dhanafoundation.org/index.html
email personal: hattangadi@dhanafoundation.org
Trustees:
interview or write-up: We only have newspaper cutings.
Testimonial:
Comments for karmayog.com: A very commendable service and a great website
which has ease of navigation.