Apne Aap Women’s Collective (AAWC) was awarded the GuideStar India NGO Transparency Award (Advanced Level) for 2016. The Award aims to encourage and recognize organizations that practice and voluntarily demonstrate their transparency and accountability in the public domain.
Out of the 717 applicants throughout India, to the four levels of award, AAWC was amongst 51 other awardees in Advanced Level (GuideStar India Gold) recognition. The award was facilitated on 27th September 2016.
AAWC strongly believes in nurturing effective communication and transparency between the organisation and stakeholders is very essential to our work and we are therefore very pleased to be recognised for our transparency. Much of the information is available on our GuideStar page also on our website for the overall access, as it was also required for the award process.
GuideStar India, an initiative of the Civil Society Services India, is the country’s largest database of NGOs. Using a bottom-up approach to collect information about all Indian NGO’s, GuideStar India encourages organizations to embrace transparency of information in public domain. GuideStar India plays a vital role in helping non-profit and philanthropic work grow, building a major network between NGO’s and interested parties.
Following is the link to access the details of the awards: