Bahujan Hitay Women and Child Welfare Society (in Pune) is being formed as a new legal entity, separate from its parent TBMSG.
BODHI has pledged US$10,000 over the next 24 months to help fill a funding gap for them, as the Karuna Trust in the UK reduces its support.
1 Mrs Malati Wankhede (Karunadeepa) - Chairwoman 2. Mrs Sushila Kadlak (Abhayashri) - Secretary (Jeevak Self Help Group Supervisor) 3. Mrs Anita Gaikwad (Maitriratna) - Treasurer (an accountant) 4. Dr Kalpana Gadlinkar - Trustee Member 5. Dr Sandhya Kamble - Trustee Member (a medical doctor) 6. Mrs Sandhya Meshram - Worked for Jeevak as a Project officer until retiring in 2013 7. Mrs Kamal Gaikwad - Trustee Member - Works for Jeevak as a Community Mobilizer
This new trust has so far received its registration certificate and PAN Number. They have applied for TAN and 12 A Certificate and hope to get it within 2 months. After then they will apply for 80 G certificate. These web pages are about to be revised, to reflect these developments.