Akila Bharatha Mahila Seva Samaja (ABMSS) was set up in the year 1993 in Bangalore to promote the social causes of child and women welfare. Over the years, the organization has morphed from a catalyst, supporter, promoter and sponsor for many causes.

Since 2013, the organization went on to add cleft lip and palate treatment as one of its major programmes under the generous support of Deutsche Cleft Kinderhilfe e.V., Germany and many other local donors in India. It started with just two projects in Coorg and Mysore and has now grown into a pan India presence.

Apart from cleft lip and palate, the organization also supports awareness work in rural areas; education of doctors and medical personnel involved in supporting the charitable cause; speech and myo-functional therapy; and supplementing of vitamin and minerals to pregnant women and malnourished children.

Affiliations and accreditations of the Society:


Registered office: No 268, 6th cross, 1st block, Jayanagar, Bengaluru-560 011, Karnataka


Registered under the Karnataka Societies Act, 1960 with Reg. No - 495 / 93-94


Donations made to the Society are exempted u/s 80G of Income Tax Act., 1961


Registered under the Foreign Contribution Regulation Act
(FCRA Reg. No – 094420783 dated on 23.05.2016)


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The Structure:

The Society comprises of the Governing Council, an Advisory board and the administration team. Members of the Governing Council are appointed on a rotation basis.

Resolutions of the last general meeting of members:

The last general meeting of the members of ABMSS was held in Bangalore on the 4th September 2015. The following important decisions were taken:


  •  Approval of previous meeting proceedings

  •  Approval of the annual financial statements for the year 2014-15

  •  Approval of the annual report for 2014-15

  •  Appointment of auditors for the year 2015-16

  •  Approval of the budget for 2015-16

  •  Ratification all human resource and project activities

  •  Determination of the next general meeting of the members: June 2016
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