About GSM

GOOD SAMARITAN MISSION is a Charitable Trust (Regn. No. E-15717, Mumbai) established in 1994 at Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. It is registered under No. 657 of 95 u/s 19 of the Bombay Public Trust Act 1950. Income Tax Exemption is available under 80 G and the order number is No. DIT (E) / MC / 80-G / 1905. Bro S. Peter Paul Raj is the Founder and Managing Trustee of this Good Samaritan Mission.

He was with Mother Teresa's Missionaries of Charity for 10 years. An inspiration during a religious retreat led Bro. Peter Paul Raj to believe that it was his calling, to work for the street children in Mumbai. Subsequently with Mother Teresa's blessings, he set out in May 26th 1994 to fulfill his mission with just Rs.5000 (not unlike Mother Teresa herself who had set out with just Rs.5 over 50 years earlier).

We have 3 shelter homes for children at Vikhroli, Mumbai and one shelter home for children at Kalamboli, New Mumbai and male destitute at Vikhroli and at Kalyan

History

GOOD SAMARITAN MISSION is a Charitable Trust (Regn. No. E-15717, Mumbai) established in 1994 at Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. It was started with the support of various individuals and Organizations. Bro S. Peter Paul Raj is the Founder and Managing Trustee of this Good Samaritan Mission.

He was with Mother Teresa's Missionaries of Charity for 10 years. An inspiration during a religious retreat led Bro. Peter Paul Raj to believe that it was his calling, to work for the street children in Mumbai. Subsequently with Mother Teresa's blessings, he set out in May 26th 1994 to fulfill his mission with just Rs.5000 (not unlike Mother Teresa herself who had set out with just Rs.5 over 50 years earlier).

With humble beginnings in a one room tenement in a slum area of Ghatkopar, Mumbai, Bro. began by tending to vagabond children in Dadar railway station of Mumbai. Many were the discouraging words and obstacles he faced during the initial years. But it was his unwavering faith in God and that belief God will provide him for his work, which saw him overcome the hurdles and continue over the last 23 years.

Our Vision

Good Samaritan Mission believes that every individual on earth deserves a life of the needy persons .

Our Mission

The mission of Good Samaritan Mission is to reach out to more and more of poorest of poor, down trodden and less privileged needy children and adult in India irrespective of their caste , religion and language etc.

Our Objectives

The target people of the GOOD SAMARITAN MISSION comprises of all sections of victimized, vulnerable children ,adult and elder people suffering by physically, mentally, socially and psychologically in Mumbai and Andharapradesh of India. The mission operates and designs programs with the following objectives.

  1. Rescue and relief the street children, orphaned children and senior citizens lying on the streets and public places without care and support
  2. Provide care and support for the victimized and vulnerable children and Dying Destitute.
  3. Provide rehabilitation to the rescued senior citizens and mentally ill people to other line departments
  4. Prevention and eradication of Child labour, child abuse and protection of child rights
  5. Quality education and skill development for deserted children and youth
  6. Uplift the downtrodden with the cooperation of community, government allied departments and Line NGOs.