Prayas JAC Society: Prayas Started with 25 children in 1988, today Prayas caters to the needs of 50,000 neglected, street and marginalized children, youth & women in Delhi, Gujarat, Bihar, Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, Andman & Nicobar islands, Haryana, Jharkhand.
Corporate Social Responsbility

  • Prayas started its CSR related activities in partnership with various corporate through their CSR initiatives ,started providing developmental interventions to the marginalized section of the society.
  • Prayas Supports corporate in fulfilling their social duties and the commitment to world by signing the UN global compact signed on December 2006 (MNCs) of giving back to the society by opening its consultancy cell for corporate.
  • The Consultancy Cell at Prayas provides a unique platform to corporate, where ideas and views are shared to identify the areas of interventions targeted at various marginalized sections of the society.
  • The various areas of support include, child care & protection, economic empowerment, livelihood, healthcare, income generation and microfinance.
  • Prayas is a member of various forums including corporate and NGOs where views and ideas are shared for effective service delivery.
  • Prayas is working on various societal issues which provides a broader choice to corporate for their intervention.
  • It helps corporate in finding their role in community development in partnership with the civil society.
  • Organizations like Prayas is also playing a crucial role in fulfilling the demand supply gap of skilled work force.
  • The workers who are working in the factories also belong to the marginalized society and though they contribute maximum in the success of the companies, they find it difficult to impart good education to their children and often come in contact with the NGOs working in their area.
  • Volunteers from different parts of the world come to work at Prayas, during their volunteer programme they also get to know the corporate who are funding the projects of Prayas, increase their faith and determination to work in such companies in future.

Kind of CSR Activities

  • Adoption of Centers.
  • Organizing a excursion trips for children and staff.
  • Spending a day with children and organizing some drawing , dancing etc. competition for them.
  • Celebration of important days of Corporate with their NGO partners for e.g. Centenary Day, Foundation Day etc.
  • Organizing an event for children.
  • Celebration of National Festivals and organizing a lunch for children.
  • Banks can join hand for Financial Inclusion in community areas.
  • Donation of equipments and training material for the students at Vocational Training centers,
  • Organizing a health camp , donation of ambulance, free distribution of medicines etc.

News & Events

  • 14Nov
    25th Foundation Day of Prayas coinciding with Children's day celebrated with 'Run for Children 2012' where 3,000 weaker section children ran for rights.
  • 15Oct
    PRAYAS’s initiative for skill development and empowerment of youth in Naxal affected areas

Chapter of Prayas