Ishrat with husband and grandson Murshida wants to be a teacher Sabra - too old to work and often starves Hamuda - supports family of 5 on Rs1500 a month

Tiljala Society for Humans and Educational Development

Org #30854 Vetted since 2015 Top Ranked Effective Nonprofit Site Visit Verified
1987
year founded
$59,203
raised on GlobalGiving
2
years fundraising
0
projects funded

Mission

*to bring sustainable change in the lives of urban and rural poor in and around Kolkata, India through participatory governance *to bring sustainable development in health, nutrition, education and the protection of children, adolescents and women in need *to restore the basic human rights of children through social participation, community awareness, advocacy at the policy making level and also through direct welfare activities *to sensitize people in India and abroad to take responsibilities for the neglected and motivate them to combat the challenges through cohesive action and sponsorship *to sensitise, organise and mobilise marginalised groups into cohesive bodies *to network and create...

Project Leaders
Jane Manson
Jane Manson
Shafkat Alam
Shafkat Alam
Jane Manson
Jane Manson
Helen Bratchell
Helen Bratchell
Team
Mohamed Alamgir, Mohamed S Alam
Organization Information
28A Syed Amir Ali Avenue
3rd Floor
Kolkata, 700017
India
+91 33 22802681

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE# 1781379348
Organization Information
28A Syed Amir Ali Avenue
3rd Floor
Kolkata, 700017
India
+91 33 22802681

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE# 1781379348

Project Reports

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Jun 18, 2018
Why Compassionate Lending is so Important
When everything went wrong for Ishrat, she was very lucky that donors like you had supported her through Tiljala SHED’s livelihood programme.  Ishrat was born into a large rag picking...
May 17, 2018
Education, child protection, opportunity...
Murshida, resident of Topsia canalside squatter camp is 18 years old. She has just completed her final school exams. Her father is a tuktuk driver who earns about £2.50 (Rs200) a day. Most...
May 14, 2018
How you help Kolkata's most vulnerable people
Salma lives with three of her family members in Topsia. She earns Rs. 200 a week as a beggar. She has faced many physical and psychological hardships. Salma used to work in a factory and, a few years...
 
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