Social Empowerment and Economic Development Society (SEEDS) is a non-profit organization registered as a Society under the Societies Registration Act, 1860. It was established in the year 2008 with an intent to extend services in Education, Skills, Livelihoods, and Agriculture to communities who would otherwise not have access to such support. Founded by Shri RCM Reddy with the support of his colleagues in Schoolnet India Ltd, with the conviction to bring about social change, SEEDS has been playing a vital role in bringing about a more equitable and just society wherein all individuals have improved access to opportunities for growth. Delivering sustainable solutions in Education, Skills, Livelihoods, and Entrepreneurship, SEEDS intends to demonstrate models that have a greater impact and are scale-able.
SEEDS’ first programs were initiated in Duttaluru, a remote village in SPSR Nellore District of Andhra Pradesh, located at about 100 km away from the District Headquarters. With the land and certain amenities donated by kind individuals, SEEDS has its rural campus spread over 3 acres in Duttalur, catering to the local area development through Project LEED, encompassing various initiatives in Education, Skill Development, Health, Livelihoods, and Rural Entrepreneurship segments.) The info in the brackets go on to the website under the story of the SEEDS