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Reaching Hand is governed by the Trust Deed, which specifies its objectives and powers. Our governing board consists of eight members and is directed towards the mission of creating real and lasting changes in the lives of marginalized children and women by initiating specific programs.

Our Board Members

Mr. K. T Saju

Mr. K. T Saju

A mechanical engineer by profession, Mr. Saju is passionate
Mr. Abey Thomas

Mr. Abey Thomas

A serial entrepreneur & real estate developer for the last


Sahsmeeta is a lawyer by profession who currents works as the director of IJM ( International Justice Mission).

Over the years, Reaching Hand has formed an active, well-informed and independent Board to ensure highest standards of governance. The Board facilitates and oversees the management team as it serves, and protects the long term interest of all stakeholders. The Board bears ultimate responsibility for Reaching Hand achieving the purposes for which it exists.

The five main tasks of the Board are:

  • Policy formulation
  • Strategic thinking
  • Management supervision
  • Fundraising
  • Accountability to the organizations supporters, donors, staff and those who are connected together by its vision.

Responsibilities of the Board

  • Determine the organisations mission, purpose and strategic direction and the policies that will best enable the achievement of these.
  • Provide strategic leadership through constructive challenging of key assumptions and strategies and management views and proposals
  • Approve the annual programs plan and budgets
  • Ensure there are mechanisms for hearing the view of key stakeholders
  • Ensure high levels of organizational accountability and transparency
  • Provide necessary directions to the management
  • Actively engage in raising funds

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Home for 500

Immediate need for constructing a home for 48 children under our care!!!

Reaching Hand, as of now, accommodates the kids of New Home in a rented premise. It currently consists of 46 children (23 girls + 23 boys) placed in two buildings. Our dream is to build a Dream Home and Dream School for our children along with a kitchen, canteen and a huge ground that can eventually accommodate 500 children.

Upcoming Events


4th June 2016


4th June 2016

Reaching Hand

Reaching Hand is a registered Charitable Trust started in 1996 to work with vulnerable children, marginalized women & deprived families empowering them to lead a life of hope, self-worth and dignity. It envisions a promising future for all by acting as a catalyst for social change. Empowerment of children, women & families from weaker sections of society through quality education, health care and skill development is the key focus of Reaching Hand

Contact Us

No. 44, 1st Floor
Nehru Road, Above Syndicate Bank
Yadava Layout, Arvind Nagar
St. Thomas Town Post
Bangalore - 560 084,India

+91 08041677874
+91 +91 9880019216

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