Grameena Abyudaya Seva Samsthe

Founded in the year 1996, by Gopal Naik and a few other visionaries under the guidance of Rev. Fr. Robert Cuttino [S.J] to serve the under-privileged sections of the society.

The interventions are focused on empowering the poor rural communities of Tumkur, Chikballapur, Gulbarga and Bangalore Rural districts of Karnataka in the areas of education, employment, rehabilitation and social security.

To enable the groups living in rural and least served areas i.e. marginalized groups by playing a proactive and promotional role in advancing their rights.

Founder's Note

Gopal Naik

Gopal Naik

I am proud to notice GASS achievements in reaching out to the poorest of the poor and marginalized groups of women, children, students, persons with disabilities, persons with mental health problems and senior citizens.

GASS works 24×7 and I appreciate their dedication and commitment.

President's Note

Dr. Kishore Kumar K.V

Dr. Kishore Kumar K.V

I am happy that GASS has been filling the void of lack of mental health services for the poor and marginalized sections of the society in remote rural locations of Karnataka.

The work undertaken by the
GASS has been challenging as well as a very satisfying experience