S E V A K stands for Society for Empowerment through Voluntary Action in Karnataka. S E V A K was founded in the year 2009 as a registered society registered under the Karnataka Societies Registration Act, 1960 in Belgaum district, Belgaum. We work with the rural and urban communities for forming and strengthening community-based organizations, promoting livelihood opportunities, management and development of natural resources, improving health and education status of the community, protecting and promoting rights of the children, empowerment of women and building capacities of the communities to raise and manage resources independently. We also work with other Networks, Government and other partner organizations to influence and promote child rights.
The aims of the SEVAK encompass organizing socio-economically disadvantaged communities around the issues related to increasing income, improving access to education, health care facilities and training in Human Resources Development with a special focus towards gender equity, protection and promotion of child rights and promotion of Environment up-gradation.
A just society wherein all children and families lead an empowered life.
SEVAK aims to empower the socially and economically weaker sections of the society, especially women, children, aged and disabled, through providing advice, information, services and by participating with the intermediary organisations in extending cooperation and facilitation and initiate necessary support for their self-reliance.
SEVAK strongly believes in the following core values;
M.Sc. (Nutrition), M.A.(Sociology)
Mrs. Chandralekah Savvaseri is a development workers having experience of 20 years in the filed women empowerment, child care and nutrition.
Ms. Usha H N is basically a women activsit and having expertise oif counselling of women a\in distess. Having 25 years experience in the field of women in development.
Anand Lobo is basically a child rights activist. Having vast experience alos inthe field fo nonprofit managment. He is active in the field of development for the past 30 years. He served as Chair person of District Child Welfare Committee, Member magistrate of Juvenile Justice board and Member of Karnataka State Commission for Protection of child Rights.
Mrs. Shobha Huddar is a women organiser for their development. Having expertise in livelihood management projects.
B.Sc. B.Ed., D.Vet. DHM
Mr. Rajendra Satgouda is a Vaterinarian and having vast experience of 30 years in Farmers programmes, livelstock management, livelihood promotion and rural development activites.
M. Sc., B.Ed.
Mrs. Roopa Magadum is a Teacher and children counsellor.
M.A., B.Ed. Mr. Nelson Pinto is a Teacher and yoth trainer
Mrs. Shailaja Kurbet has expetrise in Women development issues, counsellignand rehabilitation of women living in difficult circumstances. Having 23 years in the field of women empowerment.
Mr. Sanjeev Kulkarni is a Health counsellor and involved in counsellign and care of people liveling with HIV AIDS. Having experience in the filed of development for 23 years.
S E V A K stands for Society for Empowerment through Voluntary Action in Karnataka. S E V A K was founded in the year 2009 as a registered society registered under the Karnataka Societies Registration Act, 1960 in Belgaum district, Belgaum.