Seva Mandir

Seva Mandir's mission is to make real the idea of society consisting of free and equal citizens who are able to come together and solve the problems that affect them in their particular contexts. The commitment is to work for a paradigm of development and governance that is democratic and polyarchic. Seva Mandir seeks to institutionalise the idea that development and governance is not only to be left to the State and its formal bodies like the legislature and the bureaucracy, but that citizens and their associations should engage separately and jointly with the State. The mission briefly, is to construct the conditions in which citizens of plural backgrounds and perspectives can come tog...
Send a Child in India to School for a Year
 
$328,438
$36,562
Raised
Remaining
Seva Mandir's primary schools provide children in disadvantaged tribal areas with access to quality education in an interactive and joyful environment. Children are enabled to join mainstream schools, having become confident, independent learners. project reportread updates from the field
Increase Profits for 3,500 Poor Farmers In India
 
$11,317
$5,683
Raised
Remaining
Seva Mandir is committed to improving the lives of rural communities in southern Rajasthan. The Dal Mill (lentil processing) project aims to increase the incomes of 3,500 poor farmers and their families by giving them a fair price for their produce. In the process, the farmers are also being trained to become co-owners of the mill. project reportread updates from the field
Provide Life saving vaccines in Rural India
 
$100,619
$19,381
Raised
Remaining
Seva Mandir organizes camps to provide immunization in remote areas not served by state health facilities. The immunization covers 6 key diseases. project reportread updates from the field
Make Women in Rural India financially secure
 
$17,563
$32,437
Raised
Remaining
Seva Mandir seeks to help women in rural areas attain financial freedom by adopting a habit of saving and inter-loaning through Self-Help Groups. The programme also aims to strengthen livelihood-generating activities. project reportread updates from the field
Provide Enough Food for Poor Farmers in India
 
$22,259
$17,741
Raised
Remaining
Seva Mandir seeks to help 5,000 farmers in rural areas near Udaipur by teaching them better agricultural practices and developing the resource base to achieve higher gains and provide greater food security. project reportread updates from the field
Empowering villages in Rural India
 
$6,587
$43,413
Raised
Remaining
Seva Mandir helps rural villagers come together to address the issues they face in their day-to-day lives. Village Development Committees collect and channel funds for the overall development of the village. project reportread updates from the field
Provide safe homes to 130 abused women in India
 
$900
$19,100
Raised
Remaining
Women suffer high degree of violence and harassment from their family members in rural India. Hence there is dire need of shelter in absence of support from either side of the family of the women. For the last 11 years, Seva Mandir has been running a refuge, the Short-Stay Home (SSH) for abused women in Udaipur. The short stay home provides shelter to the women in distress and also provides them legal and financial counselling so that they are empowered and can withstand the crisis.
Fellowship Programme for Tribal Community Leaders
 
$1,005
$48,995
Raised
Remaining
The fellowship supports tribal community leaders to act as catalysts of change in their communities through financial support, networking and learning workshops for them. project reportread updates from the field

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