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Social Justice to Assist Society (SJAS) is registered trust for the empowerment of rural and tribal people of Palghar district of Maharsthra. Likeminded people working for social development of the poor and marginalized formed SJAS in 2004. SJAS conducts kindergarten programme for the small children in remote hamlets of the rural areas of Palghar district. It also promotes self help groups for the rural and tribal women. SJAS activities are implemented with the guidance and support of Fr. Alfons Schumacher Ofm.

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  • Kindergarten Programme

    SJAS conducts kindergarten programme for the tribal children from the age group of 3 to 6...
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  • Women Empowerment

    SJAS has promoted fifteen Self Help Groups in the rural areas of Vasai block...
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  • Rural Entrepreneurship Development

    To solve the problem of unemployment, women need to be informed and motivated to ...
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  • Tribal People

    Palghar district is formed to focus on the development of the tribal people...
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Palghar Tribal People


Palghar district is formed to focus on the development of the tribal people. Wada, Mokhada, Jawhar, Talasari, and Dahanu, are the tribal blocks in the district. Warli, Ktkari, Konkana, K Thakur, M Thakur and Bhilla are the predominant tribes seen in Palghar district. Warli tribe is the dominant among the tribes in the district.
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Donations Name of the Account   :   Social Justice to Assist Society
Account No :   011100100018919
Type of A/c. :  Saving Bank Account
Name of the Bank  : Bassein Catholic Co-operative Bank Ltd
Branch   :   Naigaon Station Branch IFSC Code   :  BACB0000001


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Kindergarten Programme

SJAS conducts kindergarten programme for the tribal children from the age group of 3 to 6....

Kindergarten Programme
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SJAS conducts kindergarten programme for the tribal children from the age group of 3 to 6. Part time teachers and helpers are selected for this programme from the hamlet itself. All the teachers and helpers are women. These programmes are conducted in five remote hamlets. They are Palnapada, Chandrapada, Sasu navaghar, Tepachapada and Karkanpada.

Rural Entrepreneurship Program

To solve the problem of unemployment.

Rural Entrepreneurship Program
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To solve the problem of unemployment, women need to be informed and motivated to set up self-employment ventures in the form of small scale enterprises. As such, attracting individuals/groups to the field of industries and development of their latent entrepreneurial traits and qualities form an important plank of activities for rapid development.

Tribal People Life in Palghar district

Palghar district is formed to focus on the development.

Tribal People Life in Palghar district
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Palghar district is formed to focus on the development of the tribal people. Wada, Mokhada, Jawhar, Talasari, and Dahanu, are the tribal blocks in the district. Warli, Ktkari, Konkana, K Thakur, M Thakur and Bhilla are the predominant tribes seen in Palghar district. Warli tribe is the dominant among the tribes in the district.

Donations

SJAS requires enormous funds to bear the cost of activities going on in this area.

Donations
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SJAS requires enormous funds to bear the cost of activities going on in this area. Our funds are depending on the donations we receive from the like mined people across the country. In order to support the ongoing activities in a village we required minimum Rs, 5000/- for a month