Ladli Foundation is an internationally recognized non-profit organization. It is known for its innovative action research initiatives and effective community outreach at the grassroots level.
Foundation is also listed by the Niti Aayog - The highest policy-making body of the Government of India.
Driven by concerns of gender equality as an integral and critical dimension of human rights, Ladli Foundation became a reality in 2012 for working as a grassroots social catalyst.
Officially associated with government departments and Delhi Police, Ladli has been known to bring positive reformative changes in society through its unique initiatives at the grassroots level, bringing direct benefits to program recipients.
Further, in acknowledging its well-meaning endeavors, Ladli Foundation gained the reputed Special Consultative Status in the United Nations Economic and Social Council.
Recently the organization was recognized by the United Nations Secretary-General Mr. António Guterres during the 65th Session of Commission on the Status of Women for raising the voice to prioritize the agenda of Women’s Health and elimination of Child Marriages in developing countries for achieving Gender Equality (SDG5).
With a mission of building a gender-sensitized inclusive society with equal access to basic, essential amenities and services- healthcare, education, workforce participation by women- the foundation has been diligently working in 50 districts across 10 states in India.
Recently an international wing of the organization has also been incorporated in New Jersey as Ladli Foundation USA -A NJ Non-profit Corporation.
In the past nine years, the organization has gained recognition through its innovative initiatives, especially for empowering lakhs of uneducated, disadvantaged females and persons with disabilities in urban and rural slums. It is also known for innovations, implementation & assessment of grassroots-level Initiatives.
Its Innovative initiatives have directly benefited over one million beneficiaries through Primary Healthcare, Education, Sensitization, Rehabilitation projects and also impacted the lives of millions of people indirectly by creating awareness on most sensitive issues like patriarchy, religious myths, menstrual taboos, child marriages, trafficking.
The programs & mega-events of the organization have been witnessed & praised by the Union Home Minister, Minister of Social Justice, Department's Secretaries of the Government of India, International Diplomats, Bollywood celebrities & other Dignitaries.