Society in Tumkur
NGO’s in TumkurTumkur has a number of NGO’s that aim at solving different problems related to the society. NGOs such as Srujana Grama Vikasa Pratisthana, Someshwara Rural Development And Education Society, ORDER and Sri Lakshmi Narasimhaswamy Education And Rural Development Society, which target key issues such as Child welfare and education, environment protection, health and family welfare, taking care of human rights, labor and employment issues, minority and caste issues, small enterprises, rural development and panchayati raj, vocation training for women and their empowerment measures and youth affairs.
Other NGOs including Indian Rural Development Foundation (IRDF), Steps Sustainable Technologies And Environment Protection Society, Chandru Rural Development Society, Indian Rural Integrated Development Society and so on, which focus on the agricultural aspects such as agriculture development, rural activities, animal husbandry, dairies and fisheries, Dalit upliftment and education enhancement.
Orphanages in TumkurTumkur is famous for its orphanage for children founded by Dr. Sree Gosala Siddeshwara called Sri Siddaganga Mutt. The orphanage provides free education facilities and hostel to poor and orphan children. It houses almost 5500 children and impart them elementary education. It is not only an ethical place but also a holy place that has been imbibed with knowledge, technology and science.
Department of Women and Child DevelopmentThis department is known for working for the social legislation for women and children belonging to the marginalized class of the society and to protect them against various abuses and exploitation. The program aims at giving them basic human rights such as care, protection and therapy. It also aims at woman empowerment through education, generation of awareness and employment.
Contact Details for Child Development Project Officer
Plot No. 9-10, Industrial Estate, Beside KSFC office,
B.H road Tumkur - 572102
Address of Destitute Cottages
Dalitha Mahasabha (R) No.154, B.T. Road,
Sri. Sai Ram Charitable Trust,
Krishna Nagar, 1st Cross,