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SAURASHTRA EDUCATION FOUNDATION (SEF)

A Voluntary Service Organisation, non political and not for profit, came into being on GANDHI JAYANTI of 1977 at the initiative of Late Shri Amritlal Yagnik, an educationist and a Prof. of Ruia College, Matunga, Mumbai who inspired few Saurashtrians residing at Bombay (Now Mumbai) to discharge their obligation to their native region \"Saurashtra\" as level of education in Saurashtra was going bad to worst.

Saurashtra region comprises of seven districts Amreli, Bhavnagar, Jamnagar, Junagadh, Porbundar, Rajkot and Surendranagar of Gujarat state of INDIA

Thus Ten founder members from different places came together to do “Something” for education and a society Saurashtra Education Foundation was formed and registered at Rajkot and Mumbai as additional place

THE MAIN OBJECTIVE /MISSIONOF SEF IS
To improve and/or raise the educational standard of students in Saurashtra with a view to have economical, social and cultural development of Saurashtra.

FOUNDER MEMBERS / TRUSTEES
  Name Remark
1.   Acharya Jayant Chhaganlal Decd
2.   Ishwarlal Ratilal Dave Retired
3.   Mehta Yogesh Sureshbhai Retired
4.   Rindani Mansukhbhai Jugatrai Retired
5.   Kamdar Anil Tapulal
Kamdar Anil Tapulal

Bio-data
He is practicing Chartered Accountant and now connected with Sadbhav Foundation and Shantilal Sanghavi Foundation Mumbai. Former Trustee of M.D.Mehta Education Trust.


Address
Prabhu Krupa, 17-18, 5th Floor,
109 Sir Bhalchandra Road,
Hindu Colony, Corner of 4th Road,
Dadar T.T. Mumbai – 400014.
Phone No.022 -(O)24475000 - (R) 24160055
Existing
6.   Vyas Navinbhai Gaurishankar Decd
7.   Hemani Kishore Tribhuvandas
Shri Kishor Hemani

Bio-data
He is practicing Chartered Accountant at Rajkot. He is actively associated with Shrimad Rajchandra Ashram and doing social work at Rajkot.


Address
Toran, Subhash Road,
Limda Chowk, Rajkot
Phone No.0281-2444038
Existing
8.   Mody Prakash Retired
9.   Dr. Dushyant D. Pandya Retired
10.   Rawal Prabhakar Bhaishankar Retired
11.   Dr Arun Dave
Dr.Arun Dave

Bio-data
He is B.Sc., M.Sc, Ph D and has been working on science for rural area. His field of Proficiency is Science Education, Environment, Energy, Astronomy and Rural Technology. He is editor of Science Journal “VIGNAN DARSHAN”. He is Awardee of many awards. Trustee of Ravikrupa Trust.


Address
C/o. Lokbharati Science Centre,
Sanosara – Dist.Bhavnagar - 364230
Phone No.02846-283122
Existing
12.   Dr J.J Rawal
Dr.J.J.Rawal

Bio-data
He is retired Director of Nehru Planatarium, now President of Indian Planetory Society, Mumbai. He is Astrologer and writer of many papers


Address
B-204,Vishnu Apartments,
Lokmanya Tilak Road,
Borivali (West),Mumbai – 400092.
Phone No.022-28988987
Existing
13.   Shri Parthesh Pandya
Shri Parthesh Pandya

Bio-data
He is Bachelor of rural Science and is working with Centre for Environment Education - Ahmedabad.


Address
Village Rajpur,
Post Dolarana Vasna
Tal. & Dist. Gandhinagar.
Existing
14.   Shri H.M.Mehta Retired
     
     

ADVISORS
Dr. Pankaj Joshi - Mumbai
Dr. Amar Kshatriya - Canada
Dr. M.K. Mehta - Ahmedabad
Shri Prakash Mody (Retired) - Canada
Shri Ashvin Shah - USA



ADDRESSES

Rajkot : Shri O. V. Sheth Community Science Centre, c/o Toran, 1st floor, Subhash Road,
opp. Shashtri Maidan, Rajkot-360001,
Phone & telefax : 0281-2449940; 2432087
Email : mail@rcscrajkot.org


Mumbai : C/o GR. Floor, 296, Cadell Road, Dadar - (W), Mumbai - 400028 INDIA .
Phone no. 91-22-2475005 / 5000
Fax : 91-22-24475001
Email ID : anil@kdpaccountants.com



REGISTERED WITH
  • Bombay public trust act: GUJ/245Rajkot. Dt. 10-01-78
  • Societies Registration Act F199/-Rajkot. Dt. 10-01-78
  • ( Foreign Contribution Regulation Act 083780225 )
  • Indian Income Tax Act - approved u/s 80G