1. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
Safalya is a voluntary organization registered 2004 under the Society Registration Act 1961 growing as a group to promote educational status, health and environmentally sound sustainable agro-based income generating activities through the promotion of village level youth and other traditional institutions.
Like the previous years the organization efforts went unabated in mobilizing youth groups through adequate techno managerial inputs to develop into self–reliant working group and to put in participation in the developmental process of the urban settlements. The priority area of work in the region is health, women issues, education, promoting sustainable agro-based enterprise and formation and strengthening of Community based Organisation.
Finally Safalya wants to be a support agency for the local community with adequate infrastructures and technical support so that these groups can be Self-reliant to take on the process of development.
The organizations approach towards the problems of the underprivileged is based on partnership and developmental initiatives rather than charity. The Organisation looks forward to achieve local contribution within the possible extent.
2. MISSION STATEMENT
The organization is working on the gandhian principle of rural and ruban reconstruction. Establishing Self Governance and Self-reliance among the weaker and oppressed section of the society has been the fundamental motivating forces for the organization. The organization believes in organic and inorganic growth of an individual and the community through increased exposure and development of core competency thereby leading to the development of intrinsic skill and managerial capabilities.
3. TARGET GROUP
SC, ST and the other backward section of the society that have been deprived of their developmental rights are the key target group of the organization. The farmers, those are living in subsistence farming adversely affected by natural and man-made calamites. The women and children, who are deprived of their developmental rights.
4. Key Issues for the Organisation:
§ Women Development
§ Child Development
§ Awareness Programme
§ Strengthening CBO’S
§ Sustainable Agriculture Development
§ Enterprise Development
5. Legal Status:
· Registered under Society Registration Act of 1961
6. OPERATIONAL AREA
The Organization is currently working in verious district of West Bengal with its head Quarters situated at Dum Dum but the operational field area can be extended to total state and national level according to felt need and working capability of the organization.
8. Funding Sources
Funding support was received by the organization from the following
· State Government.
· Central Government.
· Donation from public and membership subscription