Adharshila is an NGO, based in the urban slum clusters of New Delhi (Kalkaji, Harkesh Nagar, Okhla, Sangam Vihar). Adharshila’s founders, Ms. Neena Jolly and Ms. Geeta Arora started the NGO in October 2004 with the aim of ensuring sustainable slum development.
We work for the upliftment of the underprivileged section of society by striving to empower and enable them, especially women, through our vocational training programs, social justice initiatives, advocating human rights, counseling and awareness workshops.
Adharshila works to build foundations for strong and self-reliant communities at the grassroots level with dedication and sincerity. We strive to empower and enable society’s weaker sections through our programs and make them self reliant. At Adharshila we work to make a difference.It is registered under the Societies Registration Act with special tax exemptions under section 80 G of the Income Tax Act 1961 and under Foreign Currency Registration Act.