Dr. Zakir Husain came into existence on 31st March, 1970. The ideals cherished by Dr. Zakir Husain and his work inspired the founder members not only to follow, his footsteps but also name the Society after him – DR. ZAKIR HUSAIN MEMORIAL WELFARE SOCIETY.The Society was registered under the Societies Registration Act, 1860 on 18th May, 1970 the Registration No. is 4548, The Head office is near Chhappar Wali Masjid, Okhla Village, Jamia Nagar, New Delhi-110 025.
The three main projects under the society are:-
1. Child Guidance Centre-School for Mentally Challenged Children.
2. Centre For Women’s Condensed Course
3. Okhla Crafts Centre