She Devoted 28 Years Of Her Life To The Urban Poor; Fuelling Change Through Determination And Faith.

Being a rich woman Anita Reddy had all the comforts of life, but she chose to devote herself to working for the upliftment of the under privileged. For the past 28 years, she has been actively involved in establishing a number of pre-school and activity centers for slum children, promoting vocational and skill training programs, self-employment generating schemes etc.

She now runs two charitable organizations;
– The Dwarkanath Reddy Ramanarpanam Trust started by her father
– AVAS, the Association for Voluntary Action and Services, which she initiated in 1978 and registered as a trust in 1980.

To learn more about her work visit here.