Awards Received

  1. The Time Magazine chose ANANDI as one of its 29 Asian Heroes in the year 2002-2003 for its work in response to the communal carnage of Gujarat in 2002.
  2. The Vishwa Vatsalya and Sant Bal award Foundation Trust, Ahmedabad, in recognition of the excellent work done by the organisation on building rural women’s’ awareness.
  3. The Nagardas Doshi Smarak Nidhi Chalala awarded to ANANDI for building rural women’s’ awareness.
  4. Federation of Gujarat Industries award for Excellence in the field of Rural Development to ANANDI at the hands of Dr. Abdul Kalaam (Hon. Ex. President of India) - 2008
  5. Young Gandhian’s Award to ANANDI team member for excellent work in rural development – Year 2011
  6. Ashok Gondhia Awards to the sangathan leaders supported by ANANDI – Years 2006 and 2009
  7. Police Suraksha Setu – Panchamahaals District for Women’s Empowerment – 2014
  8. Sitaram Rao Livelihood Case Study Competition 2014 – 3rd Position for the Case “ Sajeev Kheti No Nirdhar Banyo Ajeevika no Adhaar” – “Collective Organic Farming Becomes Livelihood Support”. – Presented at the Access Asia Livelihood Summit - 2014