About Us

The organization has established in the year 1994 with joining of hands by likeminded people in Anathapuram district. They are all well experienced Social Workers, Farmers and Farm workers. In their own interest, they have formed themselves as None Govt. Organization (NGO) in the name of “Human And Natural Resources Development Society (HANDS)”. The organization has registered under the registration of societies Act XXI of 1860. Since 1994 it has been undertaking “Rural & Urban Development activities” and supporting in marketing for farm & Forest produces with Empowerment of people through “Management of people’s intuitions and its net working” in Telugu states of Telangana & Andra Pradesh.

HANDS organization has working mainly with the people under Below Poverty Line (BPL), small & marginal farmers Particularly working with the excluded social groups that has resource less/Poorest of the Poopr (POP), ( Dalits particularly SC, ST, BC) Single women, Disabled HRGs (HIV/AIDS High Risk groups like FSW, MSM and TG) Minorities and backward Communities. Moreover, working on protection of children rights and betterment of their lives. Particularly, the organization focusing on empowerment of adolescent girls against their young age issues particularly harassment and sexual exploitation through the system of Peer Education by the advocacy with Govt. and all the stakeholders in the society.

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    Reversing the process of desertification and ensuring balancing mechanism in Natural resources for better Health, Education & Economic conditions of the Society.

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    Effective Utilization & Management of Natural resources by using up to date technologies and Establishment of Marketing facilities through empowerment of people’s institutions and its networking with unique attention on excluded communities Particularly on Children & Gender inequity in the society.

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    Organizational Values

    Equity                               : Being sensitive and committed to reduce all forms of discrimination with focus on poor, dalit and women.

    Participatory processes    : Having faith in peoples capacities and their institutions 

    Accountability                   : Accountability with transparency 

    Collaboration                    : Developing synergies through networking 

    Team work                        : Striving for quality, innovation and diversity

    Values we cherish             : Striving for success and quality, Innovation and Diversity

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    a. The organization has defined some objectives and has been working to reaching those objectives in the Society. The cleared objectives are as follows;

    b. To diffuse the useful knowledge among the people in the society.

    c. To undertake development programs in the field of agriculture, health, Education, sanitation and Development of Natural resources by the adaptation of in Eco-friendly Development farm marketing system.

    d. To Develop CPRs for better livelihood of rural people by Establishment of Marketing and support of Govt. schemes.

    e. To bringing Children & Gender equity in all stages of development activities.

    f. To protect Women & Child rights against violence, harassment and sexual exploitation.

    g.To carry out all the Development Activities through concerned CBOs and its networking.

    h. To do such all other lawful acts, deeds and things as are incidental and conducive to the attainment of objects or any of them.

    Human And Natural resources Development Society (HANDS)                                                                                                            
    ​​​​​​​D.No. 7/1382-1A, Thadapathri Road,
    ​​​​​​​Gooty-515401, Anantapur Dist; A.P.
    ​​​​​​​Phone: 08552-251802. Cell-9014485555, 9393077222

    i. To all the above objects are in without any profit motive of individuals.