• Change for a Better Future
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From Press

Annual Report

Sieben Souvenir

Donations are exempted u/s 80G (5)(vi) of the income tax act 1961 granted vide as per order C.No. 305/Tec/80G03/CIT-KTM/14-15.Dt. 17/11/14




Rs. 190000 raised

183 days left

Goal: Rs. 300000



Rs. 25000 raised

100 days left

Goal: Rs. 50000

St: Peter's Hand


Rs. 30000 raised

50 days left

Goal: Rs. 40000



Chethana has been working for the overall development of the poor and especially the marginalized people of the Kerala State. Chethana facilitates self-help organizations, organizing and empowering the poor, women, widows, handicapped, aged, children and also the unorganized and marginalized sections of the society irrespective of caste, creed and religion. It is within 6Regions such as Chengannur, Kadampanad, Kattanam, Kollam, Mavelikara arid Puthoor consisting of 23Local Units having 470 Self Help Groups (SHGs), 15 CBR groups, 10 Senior Citizens groups and 54 Children groups.The coverage-geographical area includes 95 villages of the revenues districts of Kollam, Pathanamthitta and.Alappuzha having a total population of about 3 million. The inhabitants comprise of heterogeneous population of Hindus, Muslims, and Christians. Majority of the population are engaged in agriculture allied activities and other occupations of traditional nature.

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President’s Message


There is no greater gift to future generations than that we do the work God has asked us to do: love one another. It takes more than money to change the world. We need a movement. I am very much delighted to see that Chethana is on this movement to bring a “Change for a Better Future”. Chethana, the Mavelikara Diocesan Social Service Society has logical vision in setting up a society based on spiritual values of love and justice, practicing humane values, where all enjoy equality, fraternity, happiness, and peace with the nature.It integrates the individual and social magnitude of development. This dialectical vision is very relevant today, especially in the present globalized world. The service of the Chethana in the areas of Farming, Women Empowerment, Child Welfare…

Excecutive Directors  Message

Social change refers to an alteration in the social order of a society. It may refer to the notion of social progress or socio-cultural evolution, the philosophical idea that society moves forward by dialectical or evolutionary means. Social change may be driven by cultural, religious, economic, scientific or technological forces.At this juncture we try to bring the “Change for a Better Future”. Chethana has launched many programmes in different areas of the society.We stand for the Integrated Development of the people from the hut to the palace. In this millennium the focus of the people has shifted to the economic empowerment alone. We reallocate their attention to the social, cultural, political, mental, gender fields of development as well. Chethana tries to bring a Sustainable development through the participation…