Balkan-Ji-Bari was founded in 1923 by a renowned Social Worker “Padmashri” Mr. Dada Sevak Bhojraj. Our organisation is 90 years old Charitable Trust, Governed by Charity Commissioner, Mumbai. All India Balkan-Ji-Bari is honoured with association of distinguished personalities of various fields. To name a few… Dr Rajendra Prasad, Dr. S. Radhakrishnan, Shri Jawaharlal Nehru, Shri B.G. Kher, Smt. Vijaya Lakshmi Pandit, Shri kaka Saheb Kalelkar, Shri Morarji R. Desai, Kum Asha Parekh and Shri Dilip Sampat etc.
All India Balkan-Ji-Bari was established with the Motto:- Education & Entertainment.
We are doing following activities at Our Head Quarters, Santacruz, Mumbai and at Bapugaon near Dahanu, Dist. Thane.
The Trust is running the Pre-Primary School for almost 350 underprivileged children at the headquarters, Mumbai. Bapugaon Ashramshala is our prestigious Project for Adivasi Children in Dahanu District. Our vision is to bring the Girl children out of the poverty and make them self sufficient by giving them the education. We are running the school up to S.S.C at Bapugaon for Adivasi children at Bapugaon, Dhanu in Thane district. Hostel Accommodation is provided to 400 Boys and Girls at Bapugaon, Thane.