Hope Anti Addiction Action Group is a non profit charity based in Bangalore, India founded in 1988 by Fr George Kannanthanam with a view to work for alcoholics and drug addicts, as a part of the social initiatives of the Claretian Fathers. Registered in 1990, Hope expanded its scope of work subsequently to work with HIV/AIDS, disabilities, disasters and rural development. Hope has all legal compliances like 12A, tax exception under 80G and permission to receive foreign funds under FCRA. At present Hope runs eight projects for the welfare of various vulnerable section of the society with over 50 staff and an annual budget of around 30 million Indian rupees.
We work with the most marginalised groups in the society. We focus on de addiction, HIV/AIDS, disability and inclusive development, eye care and eye donation and disaster management.
Our focus area is Karnataka with also operations in other States of India. We also work with other countries on specific issues. We work in Nepal for earthquake. We are working with different countries on blindness prevention and eye donation.
We are a registered organisation in United States of America as Project Vision. USA
Women, children, Person with disabilities, Person affected by HIV/AIDS, people who Is victim of disasters, under privilege population in the society.
A50 bedded treatment facility for the alcoholics and drug addicts based at Piranwadi, Belgaum, established in 1999
Bangalore: Care centre for the HIV/AIDS affected persons at the Sumanahalli campus, Magadi road, which can provide residential care and rehabilitation for 30 persons
Care centre for the HIV/AIDS affected persons at Camp, Belgaum which can provide residential care and rehabilitation for 15 persons
Our latest project for the flood affected in Kerala
An intervention for the COVID affected people through medical / counselling services and economic support for those in extreme poverty
Hope Anti Addiction Action Group is a registered public charitable Society, registered under Society registration act of Karnataka in 1990. 423/90-91. Registered as NGO Darpan, Govt of India NGO Portal (KA/2016/0105788)
Hope Anti Addiction Action Groupis registered with income tax department for 12A, 80G, FCRA and PAN are updated.
12 A – Trust 718/10A/vol.1/H-354/2000-2001/CIT II
80 G – 718/10A/vol.I/H-354/2000-2001/CIT- II dated 03/08/2000
PAN - AAATH3621G