Amod K Kanth Running Airtel Delhi Half Marathon for PRAYAS JUVENILE AID CENTRE SOCIETY
Personal Pledge Message
"Be Strong enough to stand alone but be wise enough to stand together for a cause" Yes!! I want to change Children's life. Run for Children-Help Prayas
About: Prayas came into existence in 1988 in a disaster situation when a devastating fire broke out at Jahangirpuri, one of the largest resettlement slums of Delhi, destroying thousands of families who lost their homes and livelihood. Prayas Juvenile Aid Centre Society is a national level humanitarian, gender sensitive and Child focused development organization. We operate 231 centers including 11 Homes for children across the country in 08 States/UTs directly serving about 50,000 beneficiaries, marginalized children and over 11,000 youth and women addressing the multiple issues and programs relating to child protection and juvenile justice, trafficking of children and women, vocational and life skills training, empowering women through Self-Help Groups and Income Generation Programmes, promotion of entrepreneurship, facilitating credit through bank linkages and also direct micro finance operations.The organization is envisioned to restore the lost childhood of neglected, destitute and underprivileged children and support youth and women of the areas where it operates. Prayas believes that 'the rights of child are synonymous to their basic needs.'
Cause: Non Formal Education, Human Rights, Vocational Training, Disaster Management, Child Rights, Distance Education, Remedial Education, Computer Aided leraning programme, After care programme for Juvenile delinquents, Medical/Heath-Children, Women, Adolescents, Elderly, Nutrition, Preventive, Curative, health and Sanitation, Livelihood, Capacity building of women, Rural Development program, MicroCredit (SHG), Women/ Child youth-Empowerment program
Contact: Jyoti Agrawal