Venture Center

The Venture Center is a technology business incubator specializing in technology enterprises offering products and services exploiting scientific expertise in the areas of materials, chemicals and biological sciences and engineering. The Venture Center is the trademark of Entrepreneurship Development Center, a not for profit company floated by the National Chemical Laboratory, Pune. More information at

Deenanath Mangeshkar Hospital and Research Center

DMHRC was established as not for profit hospital to cater people around Pune region. DMHRC has allocated beds in the hospital as free beds and free surgeries for poor patients are undertaken. Hospital takes an initiative in arranging free camps. DMHRC also has a well equipped research department with a mission to promote basic and clinical research. More information at

Mahila Sarvangeen Utkarsh Mandal (MASUM)

MASUM is non-government organization working in the draught-prone Purandar block of Pune district and in Ahmednagar district of Maharashtra state. It is evolved around the concept of womenís rights, working with a feminist and human rights perspective. Womenís access to health, violence against women, gender issues amongst children and youth, caste discrimination are some of MASUMís ongoing activities. MASUM is also a Block Level Nodal NGO for NRHM, Govt of India. More information at