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REDS Bangalore

Reds BangaloreREDS activities were initiated by an Inter-religious Dialogue Group and the Catholic Workers Movement in April  1979, as they had seen the sufferings of the migrated poor and their exploitation. This noble mission got a new shape 1979, as they had seen the sufferings of the migrated poor and their exploitation. This noble mission got a new shape 1979, as they had seen the sufferings of the migrated poor and their exploitation. This noble mission got a new shape well-wishers from the neighbourhoods, pious associations, social clubs, institutions and companies donated food and  clothing to observe their family anniversaries and to celebrate seasonal festivals at the shelter. Some institutions had taken these children to their homes to celebrate with them. Youth groups and college students and trainees shared their skills, values and taught them literacy. In its 37 years of existence REDS Bengaluru went through different phases of development and streamlining.  The initial welfare method, over the years, gave way to development approach which eventually led to the empowerment of those we work with.  Our understanding of the conditions in which the children live and the circumstances that led to the choices they make circumstances that led to the choices they make geographically and socially so as to extend our support to children other thank involved in waste recycling.  Now REDS has play schools, Day Care Centers, Tuitions Centers, Computer Centers, Tailoring Units, Self-help Groups and solid waste management to support the greater public.