Anekal Rehabilitation Education And Development (READ) Centre was registered inKarnataka, India as a society in 1984 by a group of socially committed individuals whowere from different faiths, regions, education and professional skills with a motto of ”Forthe People, by the People and of the People” to rehabilitate, resettle the post leprosy,disabled and displaced people. Read more>>

Our Activities
  • Promotion & collaboration with state & central government schemes
  • City Neighbourhood Library & Village Community Libraries
  • Career & Personality development counseling (by appointment only)
  • Formation of women Self Help Groups (SHGs)
  • Rural women leadership and micro enterprises for economic enhancement
  • Sustainable livelihoods for the landless people
  • Forest dwellers developmental activities (Forest safety & tree plantation) 
  • Supplementary Education for under privileged children in urban/rural areas
  • Slum Students Education Scholarships 
  • Elderly Care Home 
  • Students  & interns placements from Colleges & Universities
  • Research & documentation on development topics 
Our Vision

Every person has an equal opportunity to participate, enhance the dignity with quality of life to create sustainable development for future generations.

Our Mission

Work with the community by motivating, educating and strengthening local good governance to create lasting solutions to end poverty, hunger, and social disparity and to build sustainable livelihood alternatives.

Our Objectives

To motivate, educate and organize the community for participatory development activities.

To improve the nutrition, health, hygiene and education of under privileged children to build better future.

To assist the women at risk to set up  sustainable livelihood activities to improve their socio – economic status.

To train and equip the working constituency in leadership, local good governance and holistic development practices.

To collaborate and network with local, state and national governments and like-minded institutions for people centered activities

Success Stories

Self Help Groups (SHG)

Formed 900 women's self-help groups with 18,000 members in Karnataka and Tamil Nadu states

Built 150 Toilets in India

Built 150 toilets for rural communities in Karnataka and Tamilnadu

Rehabilitated Bonded Labourers

Rehabilitated around 2500 families of released bonded labourers in Tamil Nadu and Karnataka

Participatory Rural Appraisal

Conducted 90 training on Participatory Rural Appraisal (PRA) for overseas trainees from Japan, UK, Canada, Bulgaria and Nepal

Built Houses for Homeless in India

Built 120 houses for homeless in the rural sector in Karnataka and Tamil Nadu

Community Business Projects

Business Projects in Karnataka and Tamil Nadu, where around 1600 people Benefitted and sustain their income generation for their livelihood.

Training to Teachers

Assisted district education authorities in training more than 300 primary school teachers on quality and interactive education in Bangalore , Tumkur & Ramnagara districts in Karnataka, Kodaikanal, Natham & Permabalur in Tamilnadu.

Link Organizations

By volunteering
Serve as an intern
Receiving regular report on activities
Attending seminars/workshops hosted by us
Introducing us to other well wisher/s
Visiting our work area & give ideas for improvement
Individual donor 
Being a fund raiser 
Children’s sports, medical camp, nature club
Educational sponsorship of a girl child
Set up nutritional garden for a tribal family
Donating First Aid Kit to School
Donating books and sports materials 
Feeding children on an important day
Donating Medicine, good cloths, blankets, rain coats, 
toys, bicycle, traditional seeds and plants
Solar lamps, Solar (mobile) Chargers, led torches (for tribal community)

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Contact us

No 59, G.Floor, 2nd Main,

Sri Maruti Nagar,

J.P. Nagar, 7th Phase,

Bangalore – 560078

Karnataka, India

Cell:- +91 9886722596

Office:- +91 8026850075


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