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Apne Aap USA

Org #72520
Vetted since 2019
2001
year founded
$388,789
raised on GlobalGiving
3
years fundraising
0
projects funded
* Amounts in US Dollars

Mission

Our vision is a world where no girl or woman is bought or sold. Our mission is to end sex-trafficking by increasing choices for girls and women and to deter the purchase of sex. We are inspired by the twin Gandhian principles of : Ahimsa (non-violence) - Resisting violence to the self and to the other. Antodaya (upliftment of the last woman/girl) - Antodaya's last person is the prostituted girl or woman. Our approach is to help every Last Girl regain control of her destiny. The Last Girl is the most vulnerable of human beings because only is she a poor, female, teenage, but from a marginalized caste or religion in India, Black or Native American in the US, a refugee in Europe, an ethnic... read more

Project Leaders
Ruchira Gupta
Ruchira Gupta
Alison Adams
Alison Adams
Team
Kristin Byrne, Nicole Palmetto, Delores Black, Anil Chugani, Praveen Kumar
Organization Information
420 East 51st
office D
New York, NY 10022
United States
1-646-565-0207
Organization Information
420 East 51st
office D
New York, NY 10022
United States
1-646-565-0207

Project Reports

Each of GlobalGiving’s nonprofit partners is required to send quarterly donor reports detailing the impact of their work. Here are some of their recent updates:

Self Defense to Build Self Confidence

By Praveen Kumar | Program Manager

11-year-old Shama (name changed) is enthusiastic in her attendance at the Apne Aap Dojo in Forbesgunj, where she is one in a class of 50 young girls learning the Martial Art of Karate.  One of... Read the full report ›

Food on the table means life

By Praveen Kumar | Project leader

In our community centre in the red light areas of Forbesganj, Neetu* and Rohit*, ages four and three respectively, sit sharing a plate of festive treats. Christmas, for them, isn't about the dazzle of... Read the full report ›

Meet "Milli" our Karate student

By Praveen Kumar | Project Manager

Meet 'Mili', a spirited 12-year-old girl, whose life took a remarkable turn thanks to your support for our Karate program in Forbesganj's red-light area. "Mili," as she's affectionately called by her... Read the full report ›
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