RAKSHA is a youth based organization located in Jaipur working for animal welfare and rights. Also, Raksha is known for its noble work in which Raksha provides a free service of Snake and Bird 24*7 Helpline to the Jaipur. Founded in 2003, RAKSHA is a nonprofit organization dedicated to protecting urban wildlife. Through the merging of science and compassion, we envision a world where every species matters. And each day, we work towards this goal by providing expert rehabilitative care, emergency response and compelling education for the world.
Our team carries out the following programs throughout the year:
- Rescue reptiles.
- Save injured birds both wild and domestic.
- Educational awareness in schools, colleges and villages.
- Reduce Carbon Footprints.
- Promote Vegetarianism.
- Promote Adoption of Indian Dogs and Cats.
- Plantation drive.
- Nature Trek and Bird Watching Programs.
- Educational field trips
- Water bowl project in summer.
- Snake bite management training program for Corporate.
- Raids on Charmers / Cruelty cases
Our annual events include:
- Free Bird Treatment Camp
- Temp. Bird Hospital
- Bharatpur trip
- RANTHAMBHORE TRIP
- Ahimsa Rally
- Stall at Birding Fair
- Participation in Wildlife Census
We are working towards the development of:
- Bird Helpline
- Well-equipped rescue center for birds and snakes, with a rescue vehicle (ambulance)
We need a sum of Rs 250000 (Two Lakhs Fifty Thousand)
The fund break up is as under:
Rescue Of Snakes from residential areas in Jaipur and Phulera (2Months)- 30,000
Regional Workshop for Snake Rescuers and Rehabbers(Two Day residential course)- 1,50,000
Poster removing myths and fallacies about snake to be distributed within Rajasthan- 15,000
Snake Bite Management Programs in two Villages- 40,000
Awareness about Snakes as a Species and its importance (Social Media Campaign)- 15,000
Please spread the word about us and help us by donating to our project.
You could also visit our facebook page https://www.facebook.com/raksha.org.in to know more about us.