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Support for Project “GARIMA” - self defense training for Poor girls
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    ASHOKA TRUST

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Donate for Project “GARIMA” - self defense training for girls 

No Development without safety for all

We are working for girls and women through our anti-bullying and empowerment programs. There has been rise in the incident of acid attack, rape and sexual assault in India both in urban and rural settings. Incident like Nirbhaya and Asifa have shaken the whole India and after that Girls and women feel insecure when they come out of home for any purpose. We claim for gender equality and equal participation of women but this can’t be made realistic unless we provide safe and secure society for girls. We took the initiative to empower the girls and women by training on self defense. Our self defense training is more than the physical movements. There will be a fundamental change if we make the girls and women fearless in our society. The project aims at awareness on aspects of women empowerment through comprehensive awareness and practical training program and improves the mental skills of the girls to take control of the situation. This self defense approach incorporate physical techniques of hit and run strategy includes confidence building tips and defense techniques to combat threat situations. It is very important for girls and women to get prepared mentally and physically well equipped with skills to defend her from any kind of anti social element prevails in the society. Ashoka trust conducts free training particularly for school girls with a specialized trainer trained in Karate. Currently, more than 100 girls participated and took free training and got benefitted at our own expense with our self defense training.

Mission

To provide self defense training to 300 girls





Objective

To build self confidence of girls and to equip them with hit and run strategy

To defend themselves from physical assault 

To empower the girls physically, socially and emotionally

To improve the physical fitness among girls,Self decision making ability and to make strong will power.




Initiative of Ashoka Trust
 
Ashoka trust is a charitable trust and not for profit entity endures social and economic values and delivering positive impact on Life Skill, Education, women development, Healthcare, livelihood and skill development, good governance. It is contributing to decrease in poverty and improvement in health and education and committed to continue to improve the people’s lives. The main beneficiaries of the projects are children, youth and adolescent, women and underprivileged population group in the states of India.

We are a group of professional sharing our common mission and vision. The training will be imparted by Ashoka Trust with the help of 3 team member’s certified Tiger Martial Arts Acdemy Shotokan Karate Association of India karate (TMAA SKAI) trainer. This is an initiative of Ashoka Trust to bring awareness among girls and women. With this training girls feel empowered and confident. It also brings more consciousness towards physical fitness, more self awareness, and improvement in the mental skills to understand threatening interaction and control the situation quickly. Post training girls will be trained to defend her from verbal attacks and physical attacks. We ensure superior quality free training to 300 girls and women for 4 months having 8 classes per months of 90 minutes session.

The amount donated by you will be used for following purpose.
  • 4 months training for 2 days in a week for 300 girls @2500 = 7,50,000
  • Karate uniform for 300 girls @600= 1,80,000
  • Karate kit for 300 girls  @1000 = 3,00,000
  • Awareness and sensitization @ 20 sites =  1, 00,000
  • Total amount is 13, 30,000 INR
Money should not be the constraints towards keeping women safe. Your donation to our cause will be greatly appreciated in order make them self contingent, personal safety and physically fit and highly motivated. Your 100% donation goes to our mission. 

Thanks for your bigheartedness!

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