FIE Foundation National Award Ichalkaranji, Kolhapur ( 2001 )

For the substantial contribution made in the field of social welfare work for Mentally Retarded & Cerebral Palsy individuals.

National Award for the Welfare of Persons with Disability – Government of India ( 2002 )

The President of SAVALI, Mr. V. M. Thakar, was awarded the National Award by The President of India Hon. Dr. A P J Abdul Kalam for his outstanding performance in the field of welfare of persons with disabilities.

Naseoh – National Society for Equal Opportunity for Handicapped – Mumbai ( 2003 )

The President of SAVALI, Mr. V. M. Thakar, was awarded the Naseoh National Award in great appreciation of his pioneering work & dynamic leadership in promoting the education & training of Mentally Challenged & Cerebral Palsy Individuals.

The National Trust’s Award ( 2004 )

The National Trust has awarded SAVALI as the best Residential Care Center in year 2004.

International Achievers Award

Mr. Vasant Thakar received “International Achievers Award” for “Education Excellence” on August 7, 2009 from Indian Achiever Forum

National Award December 3, 2010

National Award for the Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities on December 3, 2010

L T Marane Memorial Foundation

Award from L T Marane Memorial Foundation on October 31, 2010.

  • Jayashree Sonapatke Samajseva Puraskar – ( 2007 )
  • Freedom-fighter Manohar Devchake Award for year 2008-09