Mitra Jyothi

location: BangaloreKarnataka

Donation Option Amount INR Actions
General Fund
For all donors | tax benefit: 50% | more
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To Inspire and Enable the Visually Impaired
Mitra Jyothi was established in 1990 at Bangalore in Karnataka to integrate persons with disabilities in mainstream society. Mitra Jyothi has designed a variety of training and support programs to assist persons with disabilities.
Ms.Madhu Singhal is visually impaired from birth. She faced and understood the problems of the visually impaired. Her university education, experience, contacts with the outside world and encouragement from her family and friends were instrumental in setting up Mitra Jyothi.
Full time staff :26
Part time staff:0
Contract staff :0
Volunteers: 25
Total Receipts for 2016-2017 is INR 17502524
Total Payments for 2016-2017 is INR 20912596
Activities and reach for the latest full Financial Year
No. of books made in Daisy Fomat: 267
No. of individuals benefiting from TBL: 2574
New Members added to the library: 163
No. of Spardha Shrunkala Copy Cds: 821
No. of students trained in Computers: 85
No. of Copies of Daisy CDs made: 2571
No. of beneficiaries provided with hotel accommodation: 120
No. of Sanchaya copy CDs made: 387
Rewards & Recognition
In 2015, Mitra Jyoti was awarded the DFI Quality Certification by the DAISY Forum of India Quality and Quantity of production of DAISY Books in audio format
Self generated ( fees/ subscriptions/ interest/ community contributions/ proceeds from sale of goods or services produced by the organisation etc.)506,3585,239,4053,922,843
Donation from Indian individuals through GiveIndia133,443142,3863,922,843
Other donations from Indian individuals1,820,940895,163819,462
Donations from foreign individuals through GiveIndia27,91025,87918,568
Other donations from foreign individuals00979,549
Grants from Indian sources ( trusts/ govt/ companies/ foundations)10,129,3297,058,7368,088,577
Grants from International sources ( under FCRA)4,884,54405,697,003
Sale of assets000
Total Receipts17,502,52422,637,18623,448,845
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PAYMENTS (Capital)
Capital items purchased for the organisation, excluding investment ( Fixed Deposits etc.)9,868,69810,845,36012,147,720
Capital items purchased for beneficiaries000
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PAYMENTS (Revenue)
Programme related2016-20172015-20162014-2015
Salaries and benefits5,567,3264,639,0103,611,435
Staff training000
Staff travel0328,631402,697
Consultant's fees000
Office support expenses ( rent/ telephone/ electricty etc.)771,94826,1111,899,475
Materials procurred ( consummables as seed/ food/ books/ provisions etc.)699,992393,7720
Grants/ donations given to other organisations as part of programme000
Depreciation ( to be taken from Income and Expenditure account)1,551,3121,501,0002,012,262
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Non-programme related2016-20172015-20162014-2015
Salaries and benefits0060,000
Staff training000
Staff travel274,71800
Office support expenses ( rent/ repairs/ telephone/ electricity etc.)797,764077,945
Communication ( correspondence/ Annual Reports/ brochures/ appeals/ website etc.)00105,711
Consultants' fees ( audit/ legal/ programme )186,22073,62572,540
Depreciation ( to be taken from Income and Expenditure account)000
Other non-programme expenses269,125667,4020
Total Payments20,912,59620,993,58320,389,785
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 Registration Details
Sr. Type of Registration
1 Trust [No.B-IV 335/89-90]
2 PAN Number:AAATM2010J
3 12-A [No.ACCTS/718/10A/VOL/BI/M/209]
4 80G [No.DIT(E)BLR/80G(R)86/AAATM2010J/ITO(E) 2/ Vol]
5 FCRA [No.94420627]
6 35AC [No.]
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 RCE & Co.,
 RCE & Co., Chartered Accountants 18th Main Road, 4th Block East, Pattabirama Nagar, Jayanagar, Bangalore
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 Staff Remuneration (INR)
Gross salary plus benefits paid to staff (in INR) p.m. Male Female Total
 less than 5,000000
 5,000 – 10,000178
 10,000 – 25,0008614
 25,000 – 50,000314
 50,000 – 1,00,000000
 Greater than 1,00,000000
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Total annual payments consultants (in INR)Number of consultants
 less than 5,0000
 5,000 – 10,0000
 10,000 – 25,0000
 25,000 – 50,0000
 50,000 – 1,00,0000
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 Staff Remuneration (p.a.)
1 Highest Paid: INR 399000
2 Lowest Paid: INR 78000
3 Head of the Organisation: INR 0
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 Board Expenses
Sr. Detail Amount(INR)
1 International travel0
2 Domestic travel0
3 Local conveyance0
4 Entertainment expenses0
5 Other0
  Total 0
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Annual Report & Audited Financials
1Annual report not available.
2Audited Financial Report not available.
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Board Members
SI.Name (Age)Gender, Position, Gross Remuneration, Relation to other members
1 Geetha Ramakrishnan
 Female, Trustee member , INR 0.00,
2 G.P.Goyal
 Male, President , INR 0.00,
3 RamanaPolavarpu
 Male, Trustee member , INR 0.00,
4 Dr.Sharan Srinivasan
 Male, Trustee member , INR 0.00,
5 Shoma Bakre
 Female, Trustee member , INR 0.00,
6 Piyush Khaitan
 Male, Trustee member , INR 0.00,
7 Madhu Singhal
 Female, Managing Trustee , INR 0.00,
8 Rekha Das
 Female, Trustee member , INR 0.00,
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Board Members Background
1 Geetha Ramakrishnan Academician
2 G.P.Goyal Businessman
3 RamanaPolavarpu Working at Goldman Sachs
4 Dr.Sharan Srinivasan Neurosurgeon
5 Shoma Bakre Founder/Managing Trustee at Let's do some Good Foundation
6 Piyush Khaitan Industrialist
7 Madhu Singhal Social Worker
8 Rekha Das Social Worker
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Board Resolution
SubjectsBoard Meeting/Annual General Body Meeting DateNo. of members presentStrength of the board at the time of this meeting
Budget for the year 2016-201701/04/201678
Programmes/ Projects for the year 2016-201701/04/201678
Annual Report for the year 2015-201627/08/201658
Financial Audit Report for the year 2015-201627/08/201658
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Staff International Travel
No member of this organisation has undergone foreign travel in recent years.
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Data is not available

You can communicate with Mitra Jyothi at
C.A.Site No.P22, HSR Layout, Sector-1, 18th Cross, 31st Main, (Behind NIFT),-
Bangalore - 560102,India

Or you can reach Mitra Jyothi here
Phone : 91 80 25727623
Fax :
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