Following are some ventures to provide food and other essentials to daily wage workers:
Raipur Smart City - Food Supply Control Room: 7714055574
Raipur Smart City - Medicine Supply: 7714216666
Government Helpline - Number Transport Department: 7712882113
For Labourers From Jharkhand: Government Official - K Ravi Kumar: 9431313503
Raipur - Control Room
SH Sayyed: 9420187866
Prasanta Kumar Ray: 9955330244
Akhilesh Rai: 9439723939
CENTRE FOR EMPOWERMENT AND ENRICHMENT
Centre for Social Justice Is providing counselling to people who need it.
Shobha Ram: 9993728051
COHESION FOUNDATION TRUST
The trust is providing dry ration, toiletries, hygiene products and other essential materials to stranded and migrant workers across Raipur district.
Dharmendra Prasad: 9687769970
DONATION ON WHEELS
Raipur (Chhattisgarh), Apr 12(ANI): Chhattisgarh Government and Raipur Municipal Corporation provided food to the needy through ‘Donation on Wheels’ scheme. The aim of this scheme is to ensure that no one sleeps empty stomach in the city. Through ‘Donation on Wheels’, Chhattisgarh government and Raipur Municipal Corporation collected raw food from people who are capable enough to donate. People who are not able to provide raw food packets due to any reason could donate the value of one packet, i.e, Rs. 350. The corporation would use it to purchase ration and provide the donor with a bill.
Raipur Municipal Corporation has started a COVID-19 Relief Fund with Axis Bank. The fund will help cater to the needs of daily wage workers.
SAMERTH CHARITABLE TRUST
Samerth is working in Ahmedabad and Rapar (Kutch) in Gujarat and Raipur and Kawardha (Kabirdham) in Chhattisgarh. The work involves a spectrum of vulnerable people - orphaned children and children with intellectual disability (Ahmedabad), migrants returning home (Rapar & Kawardha) and migrants stranded in transit (Raipur), tribal families, daily wage workers, cattle grazers, denotified tribes and artisans (Rapar and Khadir region of Bhachau blocks of Kutch). n Chhattisgarh, it is working with the state to help run the largest shelter home in Raipur along with We the People, another NGO.
It is also helping manage shelter homes in the Kawardha region with the help of the local government and philanthropic organisations. Managing logistics, mobilising volunteers, raising funds for gap in necessities, developing social protocols for the camps and disseminating them are a few things Samerth is currently doing in these camps. The Corona relief shelter in Raipur is currently providing food, stay and medical services to 205 people from 12 states and 17 districts, which includes, aged, women and people with disabilities. Along with this the trust is also distributing ration kits to aid families of children with disabilities.