Friends of Tribals Society (FTS), a non-government, voluntary organization is committed to the upliftment of tribals and other deprived in rural India, by providing basic education to their children and giving the villagers health care education, development education and empowerment education. It believes that literacy is the key to progress. FTS was established in 1989 at Kolkata and has 31 chapters in all over India. It believes that literacy is the key to progress.
A celebrated star of Indian cinema, renowned Bharatnatyam exponent, and a prominent MP, Hemamalini has adopted cause of FTS as one of her missions, and tirelessly campaigns for our cause.