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Gujarat Harijan Sevak Sangh , Established by Mahatma Gandhi in 1932 This organization works towards the removal of caste discrimination and the upliftment of the poor. They have established a number of hostels such as the Parikshitlal Ashram Shala, which cares for 107 children from the scavenger community.  Manav Sadhna began its efforts with this Ashram Shala and continues to help support  the hostels.

Sabarmati Harijan Ashram Trust : This trust operates educational institutions such as the Vinay Mandir and the Primary Teachers College. Manav Sadhna has been involved with the repair, renovation, and building of these complexes and old residential and educational buildings across the Gandhi Ashram with the support of this Trust.

ICDS, Govt of Gujarat : 
In 1975, the Government of India launched the Integrated Child Development Scheme (ICDS) to improve the health and nutrition of slum children. Currently, there are 36000 ICDS centers are in Gujarat. Manav Sadhna has joined hands with the government to run 79  Anganwadis, in the Vadaj and Sabarmati slum areas.

The Mehta Family Foundation : The Mehta Family Foundation is an organization dedicated to improving lives through access to education. The Foundation had a modest beginning in 1998 the year of its creation. Starting then and continuing to today, the Mehta Family Foundation awarded interest free loans to students who had limited resources.  The Mehta Family Foundation is supporting ten nutrition centers of  Manav Sadha and also provides teachers for the students of Parikshitlal Ashramshala (hostel) based in Gandhi Ashram . website: http://www.mehtafamilyfoundation.org

The Anganwadi Project  (TAP) : The Anganwadi Project has been working since 1999 to develop long-term community partnerships and provide design services that improve disadvantaged communities’ infrastructure and enforce sustainable livelihoods. In 2007 TAP joined forces with Manav Sadhna and Bholu (www.bholu.com) to rebuild 78 Anganwadis on the Tekro. AWF sends teams of skilled volunteers to Manav Sadhna and provides architectural support for these constructions and renovations. These Anganwadis are constructed by local laborers and use largely re-cycled materials in order to support the Manav Sadhna philosophy of ‘Re-Use, Re-Cycle, and Reduce’. So far, Bholu 1-12have been completed.  Website : http://www. theanganwadiproject.com

Flowering Tree : 
Flowering Tree supports women's development and children's education in Asia. Founded in 2006, Flowering Tree supports women's development projects. Flowering Tree is an organization that has partnered with Manav Sadhna on the Manav Gulzar project. They have provided funding support that has allowed this project to sustain and grow into what it is today. However, their partnership is unlike many other organizations. www.floweringtree.org 

Team Seva : Team Seva is focused on building a sustainable organization for generations to come. Our model requests our donors to pledge monthly amounts starting as little as $15 and up. With this structure, our organization will continue to thrive and help those that need it most.  Team Seva is supporting us to strengthen Shankar Bhuvan     Community. www.teamseva.org

Tarsadiya Foundation :  
The Tarsadia Foundation was established in 1999 by B. U. Patel & Pushpa Patel to honor the family’s legacy of giving back to the community and selfless giving. Guided by the belief that all human beings have value, people are the first concern of the Tarsadia Foundation. The foundation is supports Manav Sadhna for the improve the health of the slum people. Www.tarsadiyafoundation.org

Mega Circuit : 
A circuit board company in Addison, Illinois, whose partners have supported Manav Sadhna from the beginning, and helped start the medical center in the Tekra.  website: http://www.megacircuit.com

Service Association for the Blind : 
Chaired by Viren Joshi and Ishwarbhai Patel, this organization runs a residential school in Gandhinagar for 56 blind children from Gujarat villages for  the first to tenth standards. Many of its activities are funded, guided and supported by Manav Sadhna. It also receives partial funding from the government.  www.schoolforblind.org

Compassionate Chef's Cafe 
is a San Francisco-based non-profit organization with one goal: To help children locally and globally. They help the Tenderloin After School Program (TASP) and Gandhi Ashram in Ahmedabad, India to uplift the lives of young children in need of assistance. CCC was the first and a constant pillar of support for the EKATVA program.http://www.compassionatechefs.org/

Mega Circuit : 
A circuit board company in Addison, Illinois, whose partners have supported Manav Sadhna from the beginning, and helped start the medical center in the Tekra.  website: http://www.megacircuit.com

Service Association for the Blind : 
Chaired by Viren Joshi and Ishwarbhai Patel, this organization runs a residential school in Gandhinagar for 56 blind children from Gujarat villages for the first to tenth standards. Many of its activities are funded, guided and supported by Manav Sadhna. It also receives partial funding from the government.  www.schoolforblind.org

Compassionate Chef's Cafe is a San Francisco-based non-profit organization with one goal: To help children locally and globally. They help the Tenderloin After School Program (TASP) and Gandhi Ashram in Ahmedabad, India to uplift the lives of young children in need of assistance. CCC was the first and a constant pillar of support for the EKATVA program. http://www.compassionatechefs.org

Service Space : Service Space is an all-volunteer-run organization that leverages technology to inspire greater volunteerism. It's a space to explore our own relationship with service and our interconnection with the rest of the world. Service Space allows our inherent generosity to blossom out into small acts of service for the community around us. It's a space to learn how outer change is closely tied to our own inner transformation. It's about changing ourselves, to change the world. Website: http://www.servicespace.org 

Empty Hands Music's mission: is to spread seeds of goodness in the world through selfless service, music, and love. All of Empty Hands Music's offerings are gifts to the world. Website ; http://www.emptyhandsmusic.com

Be the Cause  : 
 Be the Cause is a Network of individuals who not only wish to make a difference in the world, but also wish to change their own lives in the process. Realizing that change must first begin with ourselves, each project that Be the Cause coordinates meets a clearly defined need, but also gives participating volunteers an opportunity to be inspired and feel fulfilled.website: http://www.bethecause.org

Project Ahimsa  : 
A USA based NGO that aims to bring musical education via classical instruction to students in India.  They have initiated and supported two projects with us in which we take the role of the implementers. website: http://www.projectahimsa.org

MAM Movies Society was formed to create a platform to engage young filmmakers and media students to volunteer for various NGO’s and social causes by making a film on them. Through it’s various projects and workshops in association with Manav Sadhna, MAM is working on using media for social change and using films and stories as a medium to educate underprivileged kids in Ahmedabad slums. In last 4 years, more than 300 short films have been made at various social causes through volunteer filmmakers.  
website: http://www.mammovies.com

Connect India :Connect India is a UK organisation that runs events and experiential development programmes to empower British Indians to realise their full potential to make a positive change to the world. Website: http://www.connectindia.org/ 

Trishna Shah and Family : Trishna Shah lived in UK and has been part of our family for past severl years. The family has been supporting us in Tyag Nu Tiffin Project.  Tyag nu Tiffin proejct served meals two times a day to 20 eldery women and men who are helpless to do anything.  

Arushi : Arushi is a social business and has been operating in the UK, marketing products for Gramshree and Earn N' Learn (Manav Sadhna) since December 2010. Our mission is to market ethical, handmade products that strengthen the communities they come from through sustaining livelihoods.

 The Bindi Project : The Bindi Project was founded by Sunil Desai, Ariana Rabindranath, and Kayla Bakshi. The founders' desire to improve the lives of women and girls in India grew from a passion to reverse the injustice and immorality of gender-based violence, discrimination, and exploitation as well as a steadfast belief that the enormous magnitude of the problem is itself a threat to global security  See more at: http://www.bindiproject.org 

Taj Global Understanding  : In 2010, Taj Global Understanding   a US based non-profit organization,received the blessing and support from the Gujarat State Bharat Scouts & Guides to sponsor an‘Open’ Troop in Ahmedabad.   Taj Global Understanding (TGU) reached out to our long time friends at Manav Sadhna to make the dream a reality and bring the tools and knowledge of the scouting program to those in need.  Website : http://www.tajglobalunderstanding.org

Yuva Unstoppable : 
Incepted in 2005, Yuva Unstoppable started as a small group of enthusiastic individuals, and today it has mobilized more than 120,000 'young people' with a simple aim of creating a better world to live in. Youth is that wonderful time in life when energy is limitless, human creativity is at its best and the 'never say die' spirit is a constant driving force. Yuva Unstoppable with its root aspiration of spreading smiles and kindness is initiating a youth voluntary movement for the welfare of the less privileged. Yuva Unstoppable inspires every youth to spare sometime of their life towards serving others, spreading happiness and extending love to all.  www.yuvaunstoppable.org

Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Open University (www.baou.org): 
Located in Ahmedabad, this institute provides distance learning to those who cannot attend  school full time due to other obligations. They use satellite technology to connect centers around Gujarat with TV lecturers and experts.  BAOU has a total of 142 centers (66 of which have satellite facilities) in villages and cities around Gujarat website: http://www.baou.org

 

  

 

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