Birth of Shishu Griha

Shishu Griha is a shelter home, which is located at Sarjapur Extension to provide shelter and education support for under privileged children living in the Construction sites of Bangalore. The Shelter home has been constructed on a 15,000 sqft land and is a 7,000 sqft structure and ishome about 50 construction workers children aged between 5 and 15. The shelter home has two dormitories for boys and girls separately apart from a reception, kitchen and dining area and a reading room for children. Backed by a professional management, the entire operations is being run by a warden and his team of teachers with the support and guidance of the trustees. This would not have been possible without the generous contribution of land by Mr. Sachin Khimji and active participation of Artha management and employees .

About Artha

Artha as a brand is synonymous with building homes and thereby creating and building wealth for its customers. Artha was conferred the Power Brand status by UK’s prestigious Brand Finance Institute. The Brand has quickly changed the face of the real estate market in South India and has become a household name in Bangalore and Chennai markets. It was also recognised at National Real Estate Awards in 2011 as ‘The Most Innovative Marketing Concept of the Year’ and awarded for ‘Brand Excellence in Real Estate Sector’ at CMO Asia Awards, Singapore. Artha provides a range of products ranging from Villas, Apartments, Plots of Land and Holiday Homes across India. Artha Property has agreed to donate 1% of its sale proceeds of its flag ship project Grihasta to this cause. This is part of the group's larger commitment to such causes as part of its Corporate Social Responsibilities (CSR).

About Sachin Khimji

Sachin Khimji, Director SBK Nuvo is a leading entrepreneur with interests in valves and real estate business. He is also an avid philanthropist and especially believes in supporting the cause of children. As part of his Bday celebrations that falls on Nov 14th, Children’s Day, he has announced partnering with Artha by donating 15,000 sqft parcel of land towards development of Shishu Griha.