NGO: Social Development Centre [SDC]
Public Trust Act,1950; Regn. No. F/19164.
Service to Mankind is service to God.
Social Development Centre (SDC) is a registered
non-governmental, non-profitable organization selflessly working
for the upliftment of slum/street dwelling children, child
beggars and under privileged women/widows through a series
of various educational, awareness and training programmes
conducted in slums and organization's allotted centers of
Bandra, Khar of Mumbai and Chandansar village (tribal dominated
area) of Virar,Thana since past eight years.
The vision is "The good of all mankind
irrespective of caste, creed or religion for a just human
Literacy and Social Awareness, self-realization
and self-support, community health, wealth liberation and
leadership are the 'Missions' of the Organisation.
For the upliftment of slum dwelling under
privileged children, the Organisation is presently conducting
i. The Vikas Balwadi Classes.
ii. The Eklavya Tution Classes.
iii. Educationally Adoption of Under Privileged Children.
i.e. Distribution of Uniform, school bags, educational materials
at the start of the new academic year in school.
iv. Play House & Hobby Class.
v. The Health Care Centre with free medical check-up and treatment.
vi. The Saathi S.M.Joshi Library consisting of a collection
of around 2500 educational books for children and youth to
help them strengthen their reading skills.
vii.THE DREAMZ" Open Home for the Homeless
(A Rehabilitation cum Recreational Centre for underprivileged
street dwelling children and child beggars)
The Organisation was established on 10 th
December, 1996 on the occasion of "Human Rights Day"
with an aim of promoting and encouraging social and educational
development of the urban poor. SDC was formed by a group of
professionally qualified Social Workers from reputed institutions;
Educated locals having real interest and commitment to serve
the people of different religions, languages and especially
the locals who are in need.
full time: 3
part time: 2
Volunteer opportunities : yes
Services needed: yes
Advisors / Mentors needed: no
Jobs Available: no
Social Development Centre
C/o Mr. Prakash Chavan,
3 rd floor, B-Block,
Shreepati Arcade Annexe -2,
Gowalia Tank Road, Mumbai - 400 036.
Name: MR. VIJAY M. KARANDE -----
work direct: 9892954019
Email personal: firstname.lastname@example.org
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