SUDHA was formed with an objective of overall development of the rural communities by enhancing the knowledge base, building capacities and moulding the rural masses into grass-root level institutions (SHG’s, FIG’s, Farmers club, Federatons etc.) through support from various Govrernment/Non Government/National and International agencies so as to create a institutional base at grass-root level which can take decessions pertaining to their socio-economic upliftment. Accordingly SUDHA has facilitated and formed more than 1000 SHG’s, about 32 FIG’s, 15 Farmers club, 03 Block level federations, more than 3000 Eleceted representatives of Panchayat trained, more than 30 entreprenures trained and more than 10 entreprises running successfully. The organization has also been successful in providing a marketing outlet for marketing of the rural produce by brading their produce by HILL FREESH brand. SUDHA’s more than a decade expereince of capacity building and training along with grass-root institutionalizing the local communities will be of added advantage for organizing the equine owners into groups and if required to an apex level institution so that they are able to address their own needs and achieve social digninty along with economic gains. SUDHA’s experience of setting up three dairy enterprises in the Gangolihat region of Bageshwar District (covering around 100 households) and expereince of close working with the milch animals will be worth in terms of livestock health, fodder and hygeine management. SUDHA is presently implementing a state of art Workd Bank assisted and State Govt. facilitated Owner Driven Construction of Houses – a component of the Uttarakhand Disaster Recovery Project in the five districts of uttarakhand including Rudraprayag and Chamoli districts. We have our district offices in the proposed project intervention districts and have a very rich expereinced team working in close co-ordination with the District Magistrate of the respective districts along with other district administration officials. SUDHA’s good networking and liasoning with the state and the district level govt. departments.At National platform SUDHA has received the ‘2nd Excellence Award 2011’ instituted by the State Bank of India which recognizes SUDHA’s outstanding performance/contribution in the field of Capacity Development of Rural people. SUDHA has also received Plan Global Awards 2010 for Best Project Design & Implementation for UMANG Project which focuses on Child Rights and Child Centered Community Development.