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Nonprofit Overview

Mission: ICDA is fully committed to its mission of alleviating rural and urban poverty and to ensure women’s and child’s rights by enabling the people to participate in the process of their development with increased knowledge and skill in socio-economic development areas.

Target demographics: Women & Children, Equality, Rural Development, Health, Peace.

Direct beneficiaries per year: 60 students, Distributed relief to 500 families. 800 blankets distributed to poor in last winter

Geographic areas served: Regional

Programs: Skill Development Training, Health Services, Delivery of Services for up-liftment of Rural Poor.

Community Stories

17 Stories from Volunteers, Donors & Supporters

General Member of the Public

Rating: 5

I have been able to witness the amazing work Support for Families does for the past 16 years. The lives of families are validated, supported and strengthened by their services.

General Member of the Public

Rating: 5

Honestly, I can't think of any other organization in my life that has had a bigger positive impact on me, including schools and national governments. Thank you, ICDA

Mahesh12

General Member of the Public

Rating: 5

I am a missionary Kid in India, Sponsored by ICDA for my studies. Without ICDA I would not been able to have studied.
I am thankful for ICDA to have contributed in my life and many more downtrodden and also focusing on Spiritual aspect unlike any-other non-profit organisation.

General Member of the Public

Rating: 5

. This organization is a mainstay for parents and children who have special needs. They have done such great work, not just supporting families but staying alive. Let's help them continue!

Client Served

Rating: 5

I have been both a client and a volunteer parent mentor for over 5 years. I can't imagine life without ICDA, I have learned so much and made a lot of friends and connections

Aniqa K.

Client Served

Rating: 5

The Gift Of A Helping Hand Charitable Trust is among the fewer organization believing in putting their clients and community foremost, and meeting their needs. This organization is running the race in helping to end poverty and hunger in India. I am proud to be a part of such professional, sincere, amazing and outstanding organization

Rabbani

Client Served

Rating: 5

I would highly recommend this non-profit organization to anyone who is serious about a new way of life!, meeting great friends and learning about an ancient wisdom that has been waiting till now to be revealed to us fortunate enough to be looking for it.

General Member of the Public

Rating: 5

I know during lose phailin cyclone it was ICDA who stood besides people with all relief.A friend in need is a friend indeed.
~So, I wish you all the success for future regarding these activities~

General Member of the Public

Rating: 5

I know ICDA.It is a progressive organisation
committed to bring about holistic development in people.

Muhammad Abdul H.

Volunteer

Rating: 5

ICDA ... A best development organization in our region...
It drags out the people from illiteracy to literacy..,below poverty to upper poverty..
It serve the humanity & Indeed it do ...
I wish them all the success in present & future..
:)

General Member of the Public

Rating: 5

I understand the intervention of ICDA in my locality has reduced the gender gap.

General Member of the Public

Rating: 5

I know ICDA has been doing yeoman services in my area for the development of the people

General Member of the Public

Rating: 5

The contribution of ICDA towards making the under privileged strengthened is remarkable. I wish them all the success in future.

Rabbani K.

General Member of the Public

Rating: 5

ICDA endeavor to make unskilled youth of poor families to be skilled and earn for their families is a noble attempt on its parts. I like to be associated with them.

Javed L.

General Member of the Public

Rating: 5

I know ICDA. It is a great NGO working in my area. It has taken up the cause of women, children, old & Dalit. Mostly people are benefited through this NGO. I wish NGO best of luck.

icdaindia

General Member of the Public

Rating: 5

ICDA is great Organization working in my area, for women children and poor youth having no income.
It provides support to all shorts of needy people among the society. It regularly adopt a new techo for education development.

Previous Stories

Board Member

Rating: 3

Basically this organisation takes care of people belonging to below poverty line. 160 no. of +2 pass women/ girls of below poverty line were brought to this organisation for computer training. Most of them have lost faith in themselves nor they had any hope for their future. After undergoing 1yr computer training 145 no. of them got placement in formal and non-formal sector. Now, they are experiencing different life and feeling content. Like wise, 386 no. of child labou were withdrawn from work places. They were provided with non-formal/vocational education at the-is organisation child labour school. There is also provision for nutrition and health for the child labour students in this school. Mothers of child labour forum has been formed to spearhead movement against the employment of children. As of now, 250 no. of child labour were mainstreamed into Govt. schools.
Besides, this organisation has been organising public hearing on safe motherhood to create awareness in public and make the mothers aware of their entitlements.
Public Hearing on NREGA has been organised under right to food . the Medias, Govt. officials and the beneficiaries were together for single window solution of grievances.