Awards & Achievements

Our Pioneer: Sister M. Cyril Mooney

Padma Shri Award

Sister M. Cyril Mooney, is an internationally recognized educational innovator and the 2007 winner of the Padma Shri Award, the Government of India’s fourth-highest civilian honor. She is a native of Ireland and a Sister of the Institute of the Blessed Virgin Mary (Loreto). Since 1956 she has been living and working in India, where she has emerged as a nationwide leader in bringing quality education to urban and rural poor children. She is also one of the pioneers of Rainbow Homes.

Our Mentor: Bezwada Wilson

Ramon Magsaysay Award

Manual scavenging is blight on humanity in India. While the Constitution and other laws prohibit dry latrines and the employment of manual scavengers, these have not been strictly enforced with government itself being the biggest violator.A hereditary occupation consigned to “dalits” & “untouchables”, manual scavenging involves 180,000 dalit households cleaning the 790,000 public and private dry latrines across India; 98 percent being meagerly paid women and girls.
As a national convenor, Wilson launched the Safai Karmachari Andolan (SKA) in 1993 to wipe out this inhuman practice. He has spent 32 years on this crusade, leading not only with a sense of moral outrage but also with remarkable skills in mass organizing, and working within India’s complex legal system. SKA, today a movement across 500 districts has liberated around 300,000 scavengers till date. While Wilson has placed at the core of his work the dalits’ self-emancipation, he stresses that manual scavenging is not a sectarian problem: “You are addressing all members of society, because no human being should be subjected to this inhuman practice. Society itself has to be transformed.”
The world saluted Wilson’s moral energy and prodigious skill in leading a grassroots movement to eradicate the degrading servitude of manual scavenging in India, reclaiming for the dalits the human dignity that is their natural birthright by conferring the Ramon Magsasay Award (2016). We are highly honored and privileged to be guided by Wilson“.

State Program Manager: Vishakha Kumari

Naari Saman Award

 

 

Vishakha kumari our State Program Manager   Patna was conferred the  ‘NAARI SAMMAN’ award of 2016-17 for her contribution to ‘Social Service’ sector. This  prestigious award  is announced by “KUMUDINI EDUCATIONAL CUM CHARITABLE TRUST” in Bihar every year.

 

Project Incharge Crescent Rural Development Society (CRDS) Rainbow Home: Saddam Basha

Invisible Hero Award

The Prince of Wales & former Chief Minister of Delhi Sheila Dikshit  presented the award to Saddam Basha for his pioneering service in 2003.

 

Rainbow Girl : Pooja Raju

Special Olympics Los Angeles: Gold & silver Medalist

It fills us with great pride to share that one of our very own girls; Pooja Raju of Kilkari Home, Delhi won three Olympic Medals: gold for the relay race, and two silvers for 100 and 200 meters sprints, at the Special Olympics held in Los Angeles in July 2015.

 

 Sneh Ghar Boy: S Kumar

National Bal Shree Award

 

ARUN applauds the effort of  ‘S. Kumar’ for winning the ‘National BalaShree Award 2015’ in the category of “Creative Writing of Poems”. National Bal Shree Honour is one of the highest awards for children in  India. He is a resident of Amanvedika, Vijayanagar colony Snehagarh.

Dream Runner – 10K Run-Hyderabad

SAMANTHA GIVES AWAY CHARITY AWARDS UNITED WAY OF HYDERABAD

Kumar and Kreethi were awarded a dream runner by Samantha ,Indian actress and model.

       

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