Ms T.G.Aruna a Social Worker and Founder of ASTHA SHAKTI has 25 years of experience in NGO Sector with trainings in Three Weeks International Course on Advance Training of Trainers (ATOT) conducted by the Asian Center for Population and Community Development of the Population and Community Development Association (PDA) at Bangkok, Thailand; Special Training Sessions on HIV / Aids Conducted by Dr. Shankar Chowdhary from UNESCO;Training on Child Development and Identification of Developmental Disability conducted by the Okhla Center for the Mentally Retarded, Delhi; Adult Education in the Community organized by Adult Education Association and training in CPR (Cardio - pulmonary resuscitation).
Conferences/ Seminars attended/participated organized by NCERT, UNFPA, NIMHANS, LEGAL AID CENTRE FOR WOMEN, ALL INDIA INSTITUTE OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, Presented a paper on “ROLE OF NGO’S IN PROMOTING ADOLESCENT HEALTH” at the First National Symposium on “Adolescent Health” held at All India Institute of Medical Sciences, DELHI Organized by Indian Association for Adolescent Health.
Her Expertise is in Development, Implementation, Management, Process Documentation and Fundraising.
The Founder of the Trust is a Social Activist and has been associated with various Social organizations and Social work with National and International Exposures and Opportunities in interacting with National and International Personalities.
Sri. K.SOMU is one of the Trustees with a Finance Background and Experience in Social Work.
He is a true humanitarian providing unconditional support to the poor and needy.
With 33 years of working in accounting and finance, in trading and non –trading sector he is a right advisor to guide the organization towards self sustainability.
A multilinguistic with a great insight in human behavior Mr Somu is determined to serve the society with his complete potential.
Mr. G K Manohar
Professor G K Manohar has been a teacher, trainer and an industrial consultant since early eighties. He has about ten years of industrial experience in a public sector undertaking in its marketing division in the areas of computerising spare parts inventor, vendor development and cost reduction techniques.
In co-operative sector, at national level he worked in the fields of MIS (Management Information Systems), in the mid nineties, with the sole objective of improving the standard of living of co-operatives from the grass root level.
He continues to work in the field of entrepreneurship development with focus on MSME (Micro Small and Medium Enterprises). He has trained scores of educated unemployed youth for self-employment.
As a technical and industrial consultant, of the state government consultancy organisation, he has conducted numerous feasibility studies, market surveys and projects planning with turnkey implementation of SSI Projects.
He also conducts soft skills training for graduating students and working executives in the areas of leadership, team building and human skills. In recent years he is keenly engaged in CSR (Corporate Social Responsibility) and allied HR activities.
He has potential for serving NGO’s in poverty alleviation, social hygiene and education of disadvantaged section of our society. Service has been his motto.
Over 7000 children die every day in India due to HUNGER. The number was alarming 6 years ago Google says it was between 11000-23000 children.
We have Started the program with 250 children in 2009 in Bengaluru and by the year 2015-2016 with the support of Philanthropic Individuals, Corporates viz; The Kelloggs and QSI Health Care, Astha Shakti under its NUTRI - ED Program has provided more than Two million Feeds to the underprivileged children at 6 cities in India viz; Bengaluru, Hyderabad, Mumbai, Chennai, Kolkatta and Ananthpur.
Astha Shakti aims to cover at least Two million Feeds for the under privileged children for the financial year 2017-2018 through its NUTRI - ED Program.