Ratna Nidhi is a nonprofit organization which strives to empower under served children, youth and the disabled community through relevant support services like education, clothes, books, food and using innovative technology solutions in the area of disability.
Established in 1985 Ratna Nidhi Charitable Trust has 5 intervention areas:
Providing free Mobility appliances and aids to disabled people
Food for Education program
Distribution of garments, medical equipment, educational books to schools & colleges
Educational Scholarship to Children of Terror Victims.
vision 10,000-manufacturing and donating prescription eye glasses to needy in maharashtra
We organize mobility camps nationwide providing Free Jaipur Foot , Calipers and other mobility aids to disabled people irrespective of caste or religion. The Trust has reached out to more than 2.50 lakh patients in past 20 years. Ratna Nidhi has a fully equipped Jaipur Foot and Caliper fitment center at Mahalaxmi, Mumbai which is manned by trained technicians and equipped with all the machinery required to fabricate Jaipur Foot or Calipers within a matter of hours.
A new Physiotherapy center has been constructed at Mahalaxmi where we are putting up ultramodern 3D printing for an artificial leg factory. We have been awarded by Google.org for this innovation and IIT MUMBAI has partnered with us, for the development of this unit which is first of its kind in the world.
Medical centre at mahalaxmi which caters to medical needs of under privilaged and disabled community in mumbai
We also serve free food to 4500 school children across 47 low income schools in Mumbai, which is prepared at our kitchen in Khetwadi, Mumbai.
we have started the Mission Million Books Project in association with Alibaba Group, which aims to distribute 1 million educational books to more than 10,000 schools and colleges in India. Over 7 lakh books have been donated to over 3000 schools and colleges in rural Maharashtra.
recently we have launched Vision 10000 which aims to manufacture and donate free of cost high quality prescription eye glasses to school childern and adults in partnership with Essilor and Titan Eye in Maharashtra
Many national and international awards and honors have been given to our Trust for its selfless service in this area. To know more please log on to www.ratnanidhi.org