Our Projects

Empowerment of Former Devadasis and their children

The former Devadasi women and their children are socially discriminated for the fact that majority of the Devadasi families are economically weaker, thus forced/trafficked into prostitution. The project caters to 240 Devadasi women at highest risk, 135 children with zero access to nutrition and 540 children for educational needs. The project operates in 10 villages of Jamkhandi area and have made Community-based Organizations such as 10 village vigilance committees, 12 youth groups, 20 children parliaments, 12 adolescent girls’ groups and work in collaboration with gram, taluka and zilla panchayats. The project is supported by Kindernothilfe, Germany.