Myrtle Social Welfare Network is a registered Non-Government & Not-For- Profit Charitable Organization registered and established in the year 2013 under Trust Act. MYRTLE strength is to create awareness on various social issues thru Puppet. Over a period Myrtle has come up with projects that can serve community under education, Health care, social and economic welfare of the underprivileged.
MYRTLE is a Tree, myrtle has been a symbol of beauty, love, paradise, immortality, justice, divine presence, peace, prosperity and promise.

Our Vision

To work for the most marginalized Children and society by enhancing the quality of life.

Our Mission

Create opportunities, hope and self-respect among underprivileged children, youth and women to achieve their full potential.


The Myrtle Social Welfare Network is a group of three families (in India) collaborate in order to strengthen the social, emotional, and economic competencies of disadvantaged children, women and youth in India, and provide them with a sense of self-worth and with the opportunities to experience a full range of life options through self-empowerment, education and training.
MYRTLE was founded by Ms. Saral Shanthini, a professional Medical & Psychiatry social worker and a right based Activist. The MYRTLE concept is her brainchild, and it is her vision that has created its distinctive holistic approach to helping vulnerable and disadvantaged children, women and youth to achieve self-awareness, self-determination and self-sufficiency in modern Indian society.

Our Objectives

  • To prevent abuse, protect children and promote their rights.
  • To support education for under privileged children.
  • To support children and their families suffering from chronic diseases.
  • To provide support for tribal children and community
  • To provide sustainable livelihood for vulnerable youth.
  • To promote women empowerment and gender equality.
  • To create awareness on environmental protection among children and youth.

Legal Status

  • i) Registered under Public Charitable Trust Act Reg No: 157/2003 – Download Trust Deed Here
  • ii) Registered under IT Act 1961 12AA Reg. No DIT(E)No.2(969)02-03 dated 25.04.2003 - Download
  • iii) Registration under 80G (5) (VI) under order No DIT(E)No.2(969)02-03 dated 18.08.2009 – Download 80G Certificate Here
  • iv) Myrtle Social Welfare Network PAN Card - Download Here
  • v) Registeration No. Registration Number 075901217 dated 04-08- 2016, Nature : Cultural,Economic,Educational,Social – FCRA certificate renewed is valid for a period of five years with effect from 01-11- 2016. – Download Here