ACT strives to empower children who live in remote areas, by helping them to discover their true strengths, unleash their full potential. Also, we help people through HELP CENTRE during this pandemic.

ABOUT

Akanksha Charitable Trust (R.), Puttur [Team ACT]

Provides equal opportunities for Children who are disadvantaged

In India, majority of rural school children are deprived of quality education due to various factors. Keeping those challenges in mind, the journey of Akanksha embarked with a group of friends who were motivated by the famous quote- "Knowledge never decreases by being shared " and therefore decided to share the knowledge amongst the needy students. Through Interactive Science sessions, counseling, and motivational talks by eminent personalities to the Rural Government school students, impACT-30 leadership tasks in 9 districts of Karnataka, various skill enhancement programs for youth, connecting 17,000+ youth/ students, opening up a Covid Help Centre during the pandemic, Akanksha is standing out of the crowd by finding true happiness coming from the effort of making others happy.



OUR VISION

To enlighten the rural government school children with the advanced scientific knowledge and social awareness; enhance the life skills and leadership in the youth and thereby leading them into mainstream to enjoy the bliss of competitive world.

OUR MISSION

To inspire and involve youth in service activities along with their self- development, with the aim of disseminating knowledge, encouraging scientific temperament in rural school children, enhancing the youth skills and potentials, and creating hopes for better life.



ACTIVITIES



BOARD MEMBERS


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Shreesha Bhat

Managing Director

1. Working as a lecturer in Physics, Department of Physics, Vivekananda Degree College, Puttur, Karnataka. 2. Managing Director of education startup My Medhas. 3. Won runner up award in global championship UNITE 2030 organized by ID house, United Kingdom and my team worked under the United Nation’s SDG4 quality education. Our team has presented the Kalam STEM academy for teachers. 4. Selected as Local ambassador of India for UNITE 2030, ID house, United Kingdom. 5. Selected as youth delegate from India for Asia Pacific Youth Week 2019, South Korea on Feb 26-March 3 2019.

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Reyanka P. O

Secretary

Qualification: M.Sc in Physics Six years of teaching experience in Physics. Currently pursuing B.Ed

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Smrithi Hebbar

Treasurer

Qualification: M.Sc Physics Occupation: Assistant Professor in Physics, HKBK Engineering College, Bangalore

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Suprabha Anile

Trustee

M.Sc in Electronics H.O.D, Department of Electronics, Vivekananda Degree College, Puttur

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Jeevitha K S

Trustee

Qualification: MCA Working as a Lecturer in Computer Science, Vivekananda Degree College Puttur

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Ganesh Hegde

Trustee

Qualification: M.Com Working as a Tax Consultant, KPMG, Bangalore

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Punith Bhat

Trustee

Qualification: M.Com Working as a Tax Consultant, KPMG, Bangalore

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Sunil K C

Trustee

Qualification: M.Sc in Physics, NET, KSET Senior Research Fellow in Physics, Mangalore University

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Dr. Sandeep K M

Trustee

Qualification: M.Sc, Ph.D. in Physics Working as Assistant Professor in JC College of Engineering, Mysore

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B Krishna Bhat

Trustee

Agriculturist

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Shivakumari B

Trustee

Home Maker

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Padmashree

Trustee

Qualification: M.Sc in Corporate Psychology






TEAM MEMBERS


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Nishitha Iche

Qualification: M.Sc Chemistry Current Occupation: Lecturer in Chemistry

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Shreenidhi S. K

Qualification: B.Sc in Electronics &M.Sc in Geo-Informatics. Occupation: Layout Design Engineer(VLSI).

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Avaneesh Rai

Qualification: M.Sc Physics Research Scholar at Mangalore University

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Abhishek N

Qualification: M.Sc in Physics Occupation: Lecturer in Physics, Ambika Degree College, Puttur

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Rashmi I

Qualification: M.Sc in Physics

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Sandhya Savithri A

Qualification: M.Pharm

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Deeksha Shetty

Qualification: M.Sc in Medical Physics

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Subrahmanya

Qualification: M.Sc in Physics Occupation: Lecturer in Physics, Shree Rama First Grade College, Kalladka

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Dilnawaz Badami

Qualification: M.Sc Physics Occupation: Basketball coach at KLE institute and Love Dale central school Belgaum

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Rajesh Kumar

Qualification: B.E Current occupation: Software engineer at Infosys

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Shilpa

Qualification: M.Sc in Zoology.

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Ramya Iche

Qualification: B.E Current occupation: Software engineer at Mangalore Infotech.

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Roopashree D

Pursuing B.Ed in Vagdevi College, Theerthahalli.

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Shubhangi Narvekar

Qualification: M.Sc Physics Current occupation: Teaching in Podar Classes, Belgaum

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Sunitha Kumari

Qualification: M.Sc in Physics

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Dr. Ananya Lakshmi

Qualification: MBBS, MD in community medicine Current occupation: CONSULTANT PHYSICIAN, SDM HOSPITAL , UJIRE

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Shivaprakash K

Pursuing Sanskrit teacher's training.

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Sumangala Baliga B

Qualification- M.Sc in Microbiology Currently working in Indegene Lifesystems, Bangalore.

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Swathi

Qualification: M.Sc in Marine Geology

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Kavitha N

Qualification: M.Sc Mathematics Current occupation: Lecturer in Mathematics, PA Polytechnic College, Mangalore

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Havin Kumar K P

Qualification: M.Sc in Medical Physics

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Praneetha Bapat

Qualification: M.Sc Physics

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Arpitha

Qualification: B.Sc Current occupation: Drawing teacher at SVS School, Bantwal

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Shreedevi K S

Pursuing an MBA at VCET, Puttur

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Prakruthi IV

Qualification: M.Sc Chemistry Occupation: Lecturer in Times PU College, Chanrayapatna

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Varsha N

Qualification: BE in Civil ( Civil Engineer) Current Occupation: Design Engineer

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Nishmitha S

Qualification: M.Sc Applied Zoology

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Avani I Bhat

Qualification: M.Sc in Food Science and Nutrition.

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Shreekanth B

Pursuing M.Sc in Marine Geology, Mangalore University

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Apoorva Gowri D

Pursuing M.Sc in Marine Geology, Mangalore University

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Divyashree

Qualification: M.Sc in Physics

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Apoorva V A

Qualification: M.Sc Chemistry Occupation: Lecturer in Chemistry, Vivekananda Degree College, Puttur

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Swathi S

Pursuing M.Sc in Industrial Chemistry, Mangalore University

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Usha V

Pursuing Bachelor of Naturopathy and Yogic Sciences, SDM College of NATUROPATHY AND YOGIC SCIENCES, Ujire





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Account Number: 6042000100042301

Bank: Karnataka Bank

Branch: Puttur branch

IFSC Code: KARB0000604

All donations are eligible for tax savings under 80G.

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Puttur taluk Dakshina Kannada Puttur- 574220

ADDRESS

Baipadavu house Kabaka post Puttur taluk Dakshina Kannada Puttur- 574220, Karnataka India

PHONE

+918861938512

EMAIL

akaankshatrust@gmail.com