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GOONJ

Org #506
Vetted since 2007 Site Visit Verified
1998
year founded
$566,378
raised on GlobalGiving
13
years fundraising
9
projects funded
* Amounts in US Dollars

Mission

Re-positioning cloth and other underutilized material, beyond charity, adding dignity and turning it into a big resource for development. Spreading the idea beyond geographical boundaries so that world over people take it as a subject to work on. GOONJ works on 3 levels:material, people & idea Material level: GOONJ started with 67 personal clothes, today dealing with more than 1000 tonnes of material to parts of 21 states of India, every year. GOONJ has over the years painstakingly built vast country wide network;sort of pipeline grid from cities to villages through which material moves continuously. While general clothes, woolens and other household material etc goes to the masses t... read more

Project Leaders
Anshu Gupta
Anshu Gupta
Priyanka Tiwari
Priyanka Tiwari
Team
Anshu Gupta, Meenakshi Gupta, Ruchika Gandhi, Imran Khan, Sheoji Chaturvedi, Priyanka Tiwari Pandey, Suresh Kumar, Iftikar Ahmed
Organization Information
J- 93
Sarita Vihar
New Delhi, Delhi 110076
India
011-41401216/ 26972351

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE ID #1329496197
Organization Information
J- 93
Sarita Vihar
New Delhi, Delhi 110076
India
011-41401216/ 26972351

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE ID #1329496197

Project Reports

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Mar 23, 2020
Towards a positive change in menstrual challenges
Team Goonj has been working on the menstrual health issues of women working in the tea gardens of Alipurduar district in the north eastern state of West Bengal, for the last one year. They do back...
Mar 18, 2020
Kitchen garden and learning on self sustenance
#WestBengalUpdate: More than being a proactive method to counter undernutrition among children, kitchen gardens are an effective way to make students understand the process by which food reaches their...
Feb 13, 2020
The Trans-India Challenge; A start of new journey
And....They're off!! Alan & Pat Braithwaite's Trans-India Challenge is underway. The intrepid crew and the Morgan 3 Wheeler left Mumbai on 1st feb after being flagged off by Meenakshi Gupta,...
 
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