It was Established by Ms T.G.Aruna a Social Worker in 2009. Astha Shakti in Bangalore is a Social Organisation with the core objective to serve the Underprivileged, the Economically Deprived through NUTRI - ED Program there by providing opportunity for Education, Skill Development, Economic Rehabilitation and Social Integration.
Astha Shakti today has been associated with many service centers viz; School, Colleges, NGOs and Slums Who have offices at Bangalore, Chennai, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Mumbai, Anantpur.
"FOOD IS THE GATEWAY TO GOOD HEALTH AND EDUCATION"
Ms T.G.Aruna a Social Worker and Founder of ASTHA SHAKTI has 25 years of experience in NGO Sector and has been associated with various Social organizations and Social work with National and International Exposures and Opportunities in interacting with National and International Personalities
Survey conducted and Children are identified as per the following guidelines
- Below Poverty Line
- Who are not going to school
- Street children
- Photographs, Address and Details about their Family is collected
- They are provided with Nutritive Food at least once a day
- After 3 or 4 months, children are encouraged to go to school
- This time is taken to discuss with Lions Club / Rotary Club / Round Table and so on
- Once the school is identified and children start going there, we teach them hygiene, discipline practices
- Children learn and go back to their family & share with them hygiene practices what is learnt here
IMPACT OF NUTRI - ED Program
- The School Management is very satisfied to get full attendance in the school; dropout rates have reduced.
- Teachers are of the opinion regular Nutritive Food have tremendous improvement in the concentration level in the class.
- The parents are always in the guilt of not providing good nourishment for their children; most of the children come empty stomach to schools; with this Nutritive Food progam parents are so much relieved of the guilt and do not want the children to miss the school even on a single day.
- The child labor has been checked proportionately.
- Everyone is of the opinion that Nutritive Food is the need of the hour.
Activities ofAstha Shakti
- NUTRI-ED PROGRAM
- SCIENTIFIC LABS SETUP AT SCHOOLS
- OLYMPIAD EXAMS CONDUCTED
- SUPPORT FOR THE SPECIAL CHILDREN
- DONORS CELEBRATING SPECIAL EVENTS with Astha shakti with poor people
- TRAINING AND EXPOSURE FOR INTERNS FROM DIFFERENT UNIVERSITIES
"As we lose ourselves in the service of others, we discover our own lives and our own happiness." - Dieter F. Uchtdorf
For more details you can through, www.asthashakti.co.in
- By Bhavya Bhatia