About Us - Dastak India NGO
Serving India Since 1999…
DASTAK, Dr. Ambedkar Society for Thoughts, Actions and Consciousness was established in 1999 and registered in 2000 under Society Act. DASTAK is also registered under 80G of Income Tax and donations to the society are exempted from Income Tax.
It was formed on the evocation of Dr. B.R. Ambedkar, the social reformer and democratic founder of Independent India giving the slogan, “Educate, Unite and Agitate“. Since then the society has been working for all-round upliftment of the poor and needy people of the society in the fields of Education, Health and Prosperity.
At the time of establishment of the society there were only 11 members including 5 Office Bearers and 6 Executive Members. In the journey of last 23+ years there are now 5 Office Bearers, 10 Executive Members, 25 Active Members and 10 Members in the Society. A lot of persons as donors and organizations have associated with us and we are serving the society with full dedication and actions.
We are running a Library, Free Coaching Centre, Free Computer Centre and organize Career Counselings, Educational Tours, Health Check-up camps, Cricket Tournaments, Seminars on various social issues and Dr. Ambedkar Jayanti, Recently we have started Dr. Ambedkar Lecture Series on Indian Constitution Day i.e. 26th November.
We are happy to write that DASTAK, as an NGO has been working for upliftment of the needy and poor people of East Delhi based in Trilokpuri, in the fields of Education, Health and Prosperity since 1999. The projects being run by the Society are as under:
- Free Coaching Classes
- Free Computer Classes & Library
- Free Stationery distribution
- Career Counselling
- Free Eye Check-up Camps
- Free Spectacles Distribution
- Free Cataract Surgery
- Free Homeopathy & Ayurveda Camps
- Free General Health Check-up Camps
- “Aaj Ki Sham- Baba Saheb Ke Naam” (Cultural Progrmme on Dr. Aambedkar Jayanti)
- DASTAK Cricket Tournament
- Seminars on Various Social Issues
- Educational Tour
- Dastak Pratibha Purushkaar
- Lecture Series on Indian Constitution Day i.e. 26th November
All the above projects are being run with the financial help of our well-wishers and donors. You can also strengthen our hands and encourage our morale by donating a minimum amount of Rs. 100/= (Rupees One Hundred Only) per month/ Rs. 1,200/= (Rupees One Thousand Two Hundred Only) per annum. Donations to the Society are exempted under section 80G of Income Tax.
Fields Of Change
Served more than 200 projects on education, healthcare, livelihood, and women empowerment in over 1,500 remote villages and urban slums across 25 states of India.