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Rescue Foundation / Rescuing Trafficking Victims

Rescue Foundation

iF SOCIAL IMPACT PRIZE 2018

Rescue Foundation

iF SOCIAL IMPACT PRIZE 2018

Rescue Foundation is an organization that works towards freeing victims of Human trafficking, primarily who are victims of Commercial Sexual Exploitation. Established in the year 2000 by the Late Mr Balkrishna Acharya who passed away in 2005, Mrs Triveni Acharya, took over the reigns and since then has rescued over 5000 girls. After rescuing them, they are then moved for rehabilitation in one of four shelter homes. Rehabilitation begins with healthcare and Psycho social counselling, followed by multiple forms of vocational training and education in multiple subjects. After rehabilitation the girls are repatriated to their homes and families.

“The Wadi Ben-Hirki Foundation is very excited to be one of the winners of the iF SOCIAL IMPACT PRIZE 2018. It is really a dream come true for us and we are encouraged to go the extra mile. We thank iF for this rare honor and promise to make much more of an impact in the near future!” Watch the video: https://youtu.be/lo4_zsx6n4o
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Rescue Foundation

Rescue Foundation
Mumbai, India

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Rescue Foundation

Rescue Foundation
Mumbai, India