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The Founder of Lakshyam, Ms. Rashi Anand set up the not-for-profit organization to uplift the cause of child development & women empowerment. Established in 2012, Lakshyam is an NGO that uplifts children and women of at-risk communities through education & employment.
Within the span of seven years, Lakshyam has strengthened its foothold in 17 states of India. Ms. Rashi has managed to design, develop and deliver several programs, after our understanding and on ground experiences to spread awareness in various areas like Naxalism, women empowerment and child development. She is an active social entrepreneur and a young changemaker, for which she has been awarded and recognized with many, the ‘Social Entrepreneur of the Year’ by Entrepreneur India Summit 2013, one of the biggest entrepreneur conventions in the world, hosted by Franchise India Holdings Limited, Asia’s largest integrated franchise solution company in association with Indian Franchise Association (IFA). BBC has also showcased a story on Lakshyam and Ms. Raashi Anand’s work in the social sector. She has been awarded “Bharat Jyoti Award” by India International Friendship Society for exemplary work in the social sector and also PHD Chamber of Commerce “Special Jury Award for Social Work by a Woman” in 2018.
Till date she had achieved 29 awards and recognitions for her goodwill. Her role doesn’t limit here; she is actively participating for the protection of women in work areas by being a member of Anti-Sexual Harassment Committee of B.L. Internationals biggest export merchandise house, Samsung Electronics in Noida and Department of Posts: India. Rafi Ahmad Kidwai National Postal Academy (RAKNPA) Ghaziabad. She is also the Board of Director in Championer organization, UK which is a Non-profit organization providing technical support to various NGOs, she is also the Board of Director in Holy Cow Foundation, an NGO working for animal welfare and Core Committee Member of PHD Women entrepreneurship committee, too.
In her words “You should never limit yourself and create boundaries of your work area, always explore and expand as a human being. Take opportunities, life is offering you to do something better for the people.”
The second wave of Covid-19 has proven to be fatal for India with both the death tolls and positivity rate rising every day and citizens frantically looking for resources. The frailties of our Health System have come to the forefront due to the pandemic and we can now clearly witness what most of our population witness on a regular basis. Working with the population from slum areas, Lakshyam recognizes and understands the plight of these individuals. To combat the same, the organization is helping the population in the following areas:
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