About Us .

Legitimacy of the organization

  • Registered under Societies Registration Act 1961 of the Govt. of West Bengal
  • Registered U/S 12AA of the IT Act-1961
  • Registered under section 80G (v)(vi) of the IT Act 1961
  • Having Permanent Account Number Card of the IT Department
  • Having Unique ID under NGO Partnership System, Planning Commission of India
  • Registered with West Bengal State Medicinal Plants Board (Under Department of Health & Family Welfare, Government of West Bengal)
  • Certificate of Recognition U/S 52(2)&(4) of the Persons With Disabilities Act ’95 from the office of the Commissioner, for Persons With Disabilities (PWD), Govt of West Bengal
  • Affiliated with Nehru Yuva Kendra, South Kolkata, an Autonomous Body under Ministry of Youth Affairs & Sports, Govt of India
  • Empanelled with Indian Institute of Corporate Affairs (IICA) National Foundation for Corporate Social Responsibility (IA Hub)
  • Empanelled with Indian Institute of Corporate Affairs (IICA) National Foundation for Corporate Social Responsibility (IA Hub), Govt of India
  • Recipient of Guide Star India Transparency Key
  • Registered as a qualified NGO with NASSCOM FOUNDATION under Big Tech Donation Programme
  • Registered as accredited NGO with CII CSR Gateway
  • Enlisted as qualified NGO with approved project under BSE Sammaan CSR Ltd/Hub
  • Recognized as CSR partner NGO of GKB Lens Pvt. Ltd. (GKB Opticals)
  • Enlisted in the 2nd edition of the CSR Directory published by ASSOCHAM India
  • Member of Voluntary Action Network of India (VANI)
  • Enlisted in National NGO Portal
  • Holder of Tech Soup validation Token as verification of eligibility for the Google for Nonprofits Programme
  • Member of Indian Social Responsibility Network (ISRN)
  • Accredited by Credibility Alliance (CA)under Basic Norms prescribed for Good Governance of Voluntary Organisations
  • Registered with Help Your NGO Foundation an Associate Partner of Sammaan a plat form set up by Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE), Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) and Indian Institute of Corporate Affairs (IICA)

Administrative Structure

General Body (GB) of the organization is constituted of knowledgeable experienced and committed personalities from the public life who are dedicated to the cause of development of the poor and marginalized section of population. The GB is the legislative body for shaping and determining the general programmatic and organizational policies and directions of Nawamita in line with its Memorandum and bye laws. The GB elects the Governing Body from among its members. The Governing Body then selects office bearers’ viz. President, Secretary and Treasurer etc. from among themselves. The legislative authority and responsibility thus delegated to the Governing Body and therefore the GB shall oversee the activities of Nawamita in general. The Governing Body on its part may delegate the authority to the secretary for the day to day functioning of the organization in line with its mission, strategy and programs with the necessary performance as a well governed Organization


Nawamita aspires a state of human society where the poor and the marginalized are livelihood secured contributing to societal peace and develop equality, mutual understanding and brotherhood for a holistic society.


NAWAMITA’s mission is to aware the rural and urban people about their health, education and basic rights, assist them to recognize and improve their potentialities through skill formation, knowledge sharing and transfer of technical knowhow, guide them to generate economic benefit for promoting sustainable development in rural and urban economy


Core value is the universal brother and sisterhood, equal justice and opportunities for all and every one living in peace and harmony and having sustained livelihood security

Prime Objectives

  1. To empower the poor and down-trodden people of the rural and urban slum areas in respect of social, cultural, economical, political, environmental and on gender issues.
  2. To propagate and act for augmenting skill of the people especially the youths for facilitating employment / self employment
  3. To diminish discrimination among all sections of people
  4. To augment all kinds of education among all sections of population as per their requirements