Women's Empowerment in Indian Villages (WEIV) is a project of Academy of Root Development (Australia) Incorporated.
New South Wales Incorporated Associations Act 1984: INC9887920
ABN: 18446710511

Academy of Root Development (Australia) Inc has been formed to raise funds to support the social development of disadvantaged women and their families in India. Our current focus is in the area of reproductive and child health awareness, and literacy centres for illiterate adolescent girls.

Contact Details:
Graeme: admin@ard-india.org
Wendy: wendy@weiv-india.org
phone: +61 (0)2 6689 7098
post: PO Box 3040, Lismore NSW 2480 Australia

What You Can Do:
Women's Empowerment in Indian Villages (WEIV) is an independent Charitable Institution which does not accept funding from commercial organisations. As such we depend entirely upon private contributions and grants to undertake our mission.

You Can Contribute in Many Ways

Make a Direct Deposit through your financial institution
Summerland Credit Union BSB: 728-728
Account Name: Academy of Root Development
Account No: 22256190

Swift Code: ASLLAU2CSCU//AU728728
IBAN: 728728 22256190

or Make a Donation through Paypal


(All gifts of $2 or more are fully Tax Deductible)

ARD/WEIV Membership
Join ARD(Aust)Inc to support Women's Empowerment in India.
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Read the latest Newsletter here

Download the 2018 ARD(Aust)Inc AGM Minutes (60kb pdf)

ARD(Aust)Inc Annual Reports

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ARD(Aust)Inc Annual Report 17-18 (15MB pdf)

ARD(Aust)Inc Annual Report 16-17 (350kb pdf)

ARD(Aust)Inc Annual Report 15-16 (2.5MB pdf)