Mijwan Welfare Society mijwan.org is a non-political and non-religious NGO founded in 1993 by Late Kaifi Azmi. Until his death he was the President of the MWS.
After her father's death in 2002, Shabana Azmi has been the President of MWS and her goddaughter Namrata Goyal the Youth President.
Mijwan Welfare Society is like a tree, which over the years has grown bigger and stronger, from which people from Mijwan and its surroundings can harvest the fruits in terms of education, self-development, work and skills, all important for the development of Mijwan and the area.

MWS runs following school and centers:


  • Kaifi Azmi Girls School and Inter-College
  • Kaifi Azmi Computer Training Centre
  • Kaifi Azmi Sewing and Tailoring Center


Mijwan Welfare Society

Noted Urdu poet and lyricist Kaifi Azmi believed that in a country like India, where 80% of the population lives in the villages, we will need to empower villages if India is to make any real progress