top of page

Snehalaya - A Beacon of Hope

Recognising Dr Girish Kulkarni's exemplary work



In a world plagued by social issues, there are few individuals who rise above the norm and dedicate their lives to helping the vulnerable. Dr Girish Kulkarni, founder of Snehalaya, is one such visionary. His unparalleled commitment and extraordinary work have earned him and Snehalaya much recognition. Today, we take a closer look at Girish's remarkable journey, the impact of Snehalaya and the recognition bestowed upon our founder.


Dr Girish Kulkarni, a compassionate and determined soul, founded Snehalaya with the vision to create a safe haven for the destitute, marginalised and vulnerable members of society. Inspired by his selfless dedication, our organization has grown to become a symbol of hope and transformation. Girish's relentless efforts have touched countless lives, restoring dignity and providing opportunities for brighter futures.


It is with immense pride that we share the news of Dr. Girish Kulkarni's recent receipt of the state-level Gangai Babaji Adarsh ​​Award, highlighting the remarkable impact he has made in the social sector. This prestigious honour serves as a testament to his unwavering commitment toward improving the lives of others.


Additionally, Girish and his wife, Dr Prajakta Kulkarni ,have been honored with the Gratitude Award of Yashwant Social Foundation, Sonai. This recognition not only acknowledges their remarkable efforts but also highlights the invaluable partnership and support provided by Dr Prajakta Kulkarni.


Snehalaya, Girish's brainchild, has transformed countless lives since 1989. From providing shelter to victims of abuse, trafficking and HIV/AIDS, to empowering vulnerable women through education and skill development, Snehalaya has become a beacon of hope and a catalyst for change.


Through 20+ projects, Snehalaya strives to provide holistic care, nurturing physical, emotional and psychological wellbeing. Our dedicated team of professionals offers counseling, vocational training, healthcare and legal support, ensuring that every individual receives comprehensive assistance tailored to their specific needs.


Girish's outstanding achievements and the recognition of both state and social foundation levels are a testament to his relentless dedication, determination and altruism. Snehalaya stands as a testament to the incredible impact that one person's vision and selfless actions can have on society's most vulnerable members.

18 views0 comments

Recent Posts

See All
bottom of page