​​​In order to combat the consistent thefts which had become great night mare for the residents of ‘A' sector of Yelahanka New Town, a group of residents formed a team and did night beat in coordination with New Town Police which has later turned out to be the Citizens forum Yelahanka New Town. This movement had gained greater momentum and Started with a small team work the Forum have grown and today it became a mammoth Residential Welfare Association with around 900 life members recognized by the Local Government bodies and the Elected Members of the area.  Also Member of the Eco Group of BBMP and BWSSB.​



Jnanajyothi Educational Institutions

education which is affordable to all the sections of the society with special emphasis to cater the academic needs of the economically weaker section of the society

Citizens Forum profusely acknowledge the kind support of the Management Committee of ​​Jnanajyothi Educational Institutions  for helping  Citizens Forum to use their premisses for conducting the General Body meeting and various other functions .


Citizens Forum's prestigious project 'GREEN GLOW' Project’s award ceremony for the year 2013 was conducted in Janajyothy Educational Institutions. Kumari Ramya Cini Actress and Honorable M.P Lok Sabha was the chief guest and Honourable MLA Shri S.R.Viswanath, Renowned environmentalist Dr. Yellappa Reddy IFS  and Scientists from Indian Institute of Science Dr. Harish Bhatt and Dr.Chanakkya were the guest of honours. While all the participating Schools were given awards, Jnanajyothi Educational Institutions was awarded the rolling trophy. 

               Goodwill International Association 
Mr.Alphonso Jemonie has worked with hundreds of young rag pickers, giving them a place to assemble and a place to take classes to prepare them for employment. Having survived as an unskilled, unemployed youth himself, Alphonso wants to show the way for others. 

Citizens Forum profusely acknowledge the kind support of Mr. Alphonso Jemonie  for providing a room at Goodwill International Association Office for Maintaining the office of Citizens Forum.

Citizens Forum Yelahanka New Town, Banagalore.

Registration No: No 426/2001-02

Model Education Centre(MEC) which was started in 1971 with a humble beginning and high perseverance to educate young girls has today become one of the premier institutions of Yelahanka with 9 branches of State and Central Schools and a PU college with strong academic orientation and a value based education with technical excellence. The Administrative 

Excellence of its Founder Late Smt. Vishalakshamma and Honourable Secretary Shri N.Chandrashekar made it an Institution PAR EXCELLANCE in creation of the ‘DREAM CHILD Model Education Centre  ( MEC) at Yelahanka.

Citizens Forum profusely acknowledge the instant initiative and support of Late Shri Chandrasekhar  with the generous offer of use of school premises for weekly meetings & subsequent events as also timely donations, participation of school staff & children in Citizens Forum events.

Some of the personalities behind the success