Frequently Asked Questions
Badlav aims to uplift the most underprivileged sections of the society, by helping them to find means of gainful employment and a better life. Our principal objective is to help beggars quit begging and assist them in starting a new life of dignity, by providing them opportunities to find work and start small businesses like tea and chaat stalls, pulling rickshaws etc.
Badlav was set up in 2015 by Sharad Patel along with Mahendra Pratap, Chunni Lal and a few other friends, with a vision of bringing the most deprived sections of people into the mainstream society by helping them to find a means of earning a living with dignity. Read the History : History of Badlav India
Yes, Badlav is registered under the Society Act of 1860.
Irrespective of your background, you are welcome to work with us as
volunteers. In some cases, you can even do volunteer work from home.
To Become A Volunteer : Fill this Form
No, there is no fee required. You can contribute in whichever way you are capable.
To apply for an internship with Badlav, Click this link . The
minimum duration of the internship is 1 month. The working days are
Monday-Saturday (10am to 5pm).
Yes, we do give out certificates to our volunteers on request.
In order to get formally associated with us, kindly send in your
details at firstname.lastname@example.org. We will get in touch with you
whenever any opportunity arises. The best way to get to know us and
our work culture is to volunteer with us. We really encourage
For Volunteering : Fill this Form
In order to intern with us, please send us your details, mentioning your area of interest, location, availability etc. We would also require an official letter from your institute, permitting you to undertake the internship. We would expect prompt, correct and detailed information from your side, to speed up the process. To apply for Internship : Fill this Form
We will be glad to assist you in looking for accommodation, but due to limited resources, we currently do not provide accommodation, food and stipend.
We’re pleased to know that you appreciate our work. There are numerous ways in which you can use your network and experience to contribute to Badlav’s mission. To volunteer with us, kindly fill our volunteer application form. For further questions about volunteering with Badlav, contact email@example.com or +91-7522002401
To make a contribution:
For direct/online contribution - Click here
You can send a cheque/draft to the address: Badlav, 545 ka/su 020 Shukla Vihar Colony, near Saint Anthony Public School, Para Rajajipuram, Lucknow 226017.
To avail a receipt for your contribution, kindly e-mail your name, e-mail ID, contact number, bank name and address and the last 4 digits of your bank account number to firstname.lastname@example.org
Our entire operation is a huge logistics exercise which involves transportation, shelter, rehabilitation, food, relief materials and salaries of our team. All these activities incur huge expenses.
Since we pool all our monetary contributions together towards our goals, it is difficult to earmark individual contributions separately. However, you can get detailed information about our activities and campaigns by subscribing to our monthly newsletter. To subscribe to the newsletter, you can mail us at email@example.com The newsletter has detailed information about our expenses for particular activities.
All such contributions are to be made in the name of Badlav. Please make sure that you avail a receipt and along with your contribution, Please send us your name,address, E-mail ID and contact number. We require this information as a part of our official and legal requirements.