Gangothri Charitable Cultural & Educational Trust

Gangothri Charitable Cultural and Educational Trust (GANGOTHRI TRUST)

GANGOTHRI TRUST was established in the year 1992 under Public Charitable Trust Act 1882 with its REGISTERED OFFICE at New Village, Nemmara Post, Chittur Taluk, Palakkad District, Kerala State. The area of the operation of the TRUST is in the whole of india but the TRUST is focusing in the State of Kerala and part of Tamil Nadu.The target population consists of Tribals, Women, Farmers and youth and children.

The focus areas of TRUST are awareness generation and capacity building, community organization and Development, women empowerment, organic farming, alternative health, entrepreneurship development etc.For the past 30 years the TRUST having a good track record in the field of Community Development, Education, Skill & Women Empowerment etc. and having a good rapport with the Government and other Agencies.

The TRUST are engaged proactively in self-employment generation, afforestation and organic farming in rural and tribal areas of the region. The Trust is also in the field of education and health and community development. It has been associated with NABARD since 2011 in the NHWDP. It is also involved in implementing various self-employment generation projects of the Govt.and other NGO’s. Trust also running a CBSE Affiliated School at Nemmara and imparting classes from Pre-KG to Classes XII. It has also undertaken the activities of READING MISSION 2020 of the Govt. of India through P.N.Panicker Foundation in the whole of Palakkad District. Also set up the ATAL Tinkering Lab at GEMS with the support from the Government of India. It has also a Digital Library.It has also conducted “SKILL DEVELOPMENT FOR EMPLOYABILITY ENHANCEMENT”for 264 women in Palakkad District with the help of P.N.Panicker VVigyan Vikas Kendra.The NABARD has selected the agency as Producers Organization Promoting Institution for the setting up of Farmers Producers Organization under POP/FPO of NABARD.

Also as an anchor NGO of NABARD implementing JLGs formation & Nurturing and linkages through banks supported by NABARD. Having Vanitha Organic Farmers Club sponsored by the Trust and supported by the NABARD.The Managing Trustee was also the Project Director of NRHM-Mother NGOs-Govt.of India for Palakkad District, Jalanidhi Project of the Government of Kerala in various Grama Panchayaths in Palakkad and Malappuram District. Skill Development Training programmes are also conducted from time to time. The Trust is also a co coordinating agency for Field Outreach Bureau, Ministry of Information & Broadcasting ,Government of India through them we are co coordinating various programmes in the the District which includes all the government of India schemes like Financial Literacy Awareness Campaign, Awareness on various schemes of the PMs.Like Jan DhanYojana etc.