ASEDA focuses on women and child empowerment, environmental issues, natural resource management, health and education working and have reached 4000+ beneficiaries in Chickballapur district,Karnataka.


Action for Social and Educational Development Association ( ASEDA)

We promote social and economic empowerment of women and child development.

Action for Social and Educational Development Association ( ASEDA) was registered as an NGO under the Karnataka Society Registration Act 1960 on 10-02-1988. Our oragnization believes in self-help development system, which means, that unless with involvement of individuals of their own development, the development will not sustain. Based on this ASEDA identified the real target group / beneficiaries through participatory methodology by involving the villagers. The identified beneficiaries motivated and they have formed into groups called Self-Help groups (SHG’s). Totally 22 women SHG’s, 10 Farmers groups and 10 youth groups are functioning. The organization identified, committed youths and provided various trainings. So far we reached more than 4000+ beneficiaries.


Our organization envisions towards promoting social and economic empowerment of women and child development.


To identify the real target group / beneficiaries through participatory methodology by involving the villagers and providing training to the women such that they are placed and lead a happy tomorrow.




Smt Gayitri Devi


She has studied up to PUC, working in Gowribidanur taluk as a social worker for 30 years, she helped the women in several respects like providing shelter in destitute women centers (gruha), she also got sanction of some rural houses to the rural poor through our Association getting from Government. She is involved in women empowerment for 15 years as well as providing skill training to women in tailoring, she is a very committed social worker, participating in all events in the association like during the implementation of our Association programs. Participated in National Festivals/programs like International Women's Day. To her best performance in the Women Empowerment, she got the "Kitturu Rani Chennamma Award" from the Government of Karnataka.




He is the Founder of the Association in 1988 with like-minded people. He is a good social worker who completed his Degree in 1975. Since 1975 he is doing social work in Gowribidanur Taluk and also working in ASEDA, Preparing projects, planning, and Implementation. Internal Evaluation. Since the inception of the association, he has implemented many numbers of programs successfully, For the "Empowerment of Women in Local Governance", he worked with the Hunger project America from 2002 to 2018. There are 100 SHG groups formed by him, giving linkages to Banks to avail loans. Provided skill training like Radio and T.V. to the rural unemployed graduates. For the best work in rural development(social work) awarded him from taluk level administration. Now he is holding some responsible posts in the government like working as a director of childline Chikkaballapura, member child welfare committee, and a member of several other Dist. level committees formed by the Deputy Commissioner.




Mrs.Sowbhagya belongs to Kadalaveni village of Gowribidanur Taluk, she is also an EX member, Kadalaveni Grama panchayath, formed 10 Self Help groups, in her village, it leads to getting self-sufficient of more than 200 women/families, she also done efforts to get financial support from District Central Cooperative Bank Gowribidanur, as a loan for a tune of Rs.2 to 4 lakhs without interest. She also supports the women in several aspects like Domestic Violence, Pensions for Widows, Old Age Pensions, and Individual loans to the women to get self-employment to start their businesses, she is a good social worker, and she also supports women in other besides villages cases like Medical aid for Pregnant women during Delivery, she will be assisting to the poor family to get medical facilities at free of cost by doing advocacy and lobby with the Government machinery/Officials. She is also the president of the Human rights union in Chikkaballapura District, women wing.


Renuka M


Renukamma, Gundlahallil Gowribidanur Taluk. She is a social worker, working for the cause of women and children, like children who need care and protection(single parents), and women who were affected by Domestic violence, she helped Widows, Aged persons, by getting a sanction of pensions from the department by doing advocacy and lobby. She also got some awards from the Government as well as from the Private sector for her best service in Rural Development, Empowering Women, etc., by supporting financial aspects, formation of SHG groups availed loans from the Banks to them. It leads to getting more women employed. She got the following awards from the different sectors for her best service is as follows: 1. Kitturu chennamma Award for women Empowerment, from Taluk level Administration 2. Progressive Agriculturist(women), from District level Administration, Agri. Dept. 3. Kayaka Bandhu award for a Best social worker.




Ms.Bharathamma, completed PUC, residing at Rayarekalahalli village, Gowribidanur Taluk. She hails from a good Agricultural Family. She is a good Social worker as well as a trainer in Beautician. She has given training to poor women and Adolescent girls 100. Now they become self-sufficient. Now she held a President's post in Women's Milk dairy. Through this, she has supported 25 women to get self-employed by availing loans for purchasing mulching animals. And she has also been very active in social work for 5 years.


Bhagyamma G.


Bhagyamma is the director of our organization. She has completed SSLC. She is a good social worker working towards the cause of Malnutrition, immunization to children, getting benefits to pregnant women, and availing some benefits from the concerned departments.




Gayathri, Ramapura village Gowribidanur Taluk she has studied up to SSLC, a good social worker, and a good skill trainer, giving training to women in Tailoring, bag making, etc., She is a member of Mahila Mandal in Ramapura, she is engaged in social like blood donation campaigns, organizing free health campaigns, etc.,



Smt. Sowbhagyamma, Coordinator


B.A., Coordinator and District Resource person for ANSSIRD, Mysore. 17years experience in project implementation community organization, training, issues, tackling etc. She is proficient in mobilizing the community for issue-based activities.


Jyothi, Counsellor


M.S.W. 5years experience , counselor in women counseling center.


Priyanka, Social Worker


Experience in Mahila Sahayavani Santhwana Kendra


Swapna.S.M. Center Coordinator


Childline collab center,Chikkaballapura


Seetha Ram Naik, Community Organizer


10th ,23 years experience worked in rural development projects


Kanchana, Counselor


M.S.W. with 2 years experience as counsellor


Lakshmidevi, Team Member


BBM. she is worked with children's in child line


Manjula.S,Team member


PUC., 1years experience working with children's in child line project


Laxmi.A. Team member


B.A.she is working with children's child line project


Ashwini.J. Team member


PUC. Team member, she is working in childline project


Chandrika.M. Team member


B.A.she is working in child line project.


Lavanya , Social Worker


B.A. , She is social worker santhwana project. 6 months experience


Activities of ASEDA covered regularly in several newspapers.


Make a generous donation to help us reach more beneficiaries.

Account Number: 31633854589

Bank: State Bank of India

Branch: Gauribidanur Branch

IFSC Code: SBIN0040086

All donations are eligible for tax savings under 80G.


Fort chickballapur


Shiva nilaya, Fort, Gowribidanur-561208,Chickballapur District, Karnataka


9481120579 (Ms. Soubhagya) 9448260531 (Mr. Balagangadhara B. R.)