Purnkuti was established in the year 2011, in Barh, Patna District of Bihar. Over time, it expanded operations to the cities of Pune and Hyderabad. Active in the field of women, children, and community development, Purnkuti works across the states of Bihar, Maharashtra, and Telangana to aid and improve lives of children, women, sex workers, HIV infected sex workers, transgenders, and rural populations… Read More
Budhwarpeth: The pleasure district desiring alternate livelihoods
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Fight against pandemic continues
Purnkuti distributed medical kits at Manhar in Bihar as the fight against the pandemic continues. We are grateful for your support and love to the affected
Purnkuti at Budhwarpeth, Pune
Purnkuti has been packaging and distributing medical kits and other essentials, to people in need in Budhwar Peth at Pune. Purnkuti has expanded their efforts to reach those who desperately need our help
Purnkuti distributed Medical Kits at Vadgoanshery, Pune.
In continuation of the COVID-19 Relief Support for the marginalised communities and Healthcare Professionals, we have handed over Medical Kits to the underprivileged. Purnkuti expresses its gratitude to all the donors. Purnkuti distributed Medical Kits at Vadgoanshery, Pune
Ration kits were distributed to transgenders and Lavani dancers.
“Transgenders are an interal part of society. During Covid-19, they have also suffered a lot financially and it was our duty to help them. Earlier, also the ration was distributed among the transgenders,” added Sneha Bharti. Recently, Ration kits
Distributed ration kits at Yerwada slum in Pune.
On the occasion of India’s 75th year of Independence, Purnkuti distributed ration kits to old and underprivileged individuals at Yerwada slum in Pune.
Purnkuti distributed ration kits at Vadgoanshery, Pune
Millions of poor labourers who have lost their livelihood and are struggling to access food and rations for their families .Purnkuti distributed ration kits at Vadgoanshery slum in Pune.
Purnkuti distributed kits at Panchgachia, Bihar
The destructive floods have swept through entire coastal and agricultural villages causing the deaths of more than 300 people, cutting off supplies of food, water and power, and affecting livelihoods, agriculture and tourism.Purnkuti distributed kits at Panchgachia in Bihar
!!Distributed kits at Bhikhanpura in Bihar!!
In a period where all hope is lost, we're hoping to bring some happy faces around.Purnkuti distributed kits at Bhikhanpura in Bihar with areas affected with floods
Purnkuti distributed to physically challenged individuals !!!
As the pandemic continues to torment livelihoods, it's crucial to give back to the people in their time of need. During this dreaded period, the only hope we have is to stand united. By doing so, we're capable