Nurtured by The Humsafar Trust and works within its community of MSM (Men having sex with Men) and MSW (Male Sex Workers) in Mumbai District.
It is a Community Based Organisation (CBO), which is registered with Aastha Parivaar, registered on 07/06/2011.
The aim is to promote health-seeking behaviour in the community and to reduce STI and stabilize HIV. The CBO started with donations from seven committee members because of their passion and drive to improve the lives of their fellow MSM and MSWs. Gaurav is a member of Aastha Parivaar which is a federation of sex workers in Mumbai and Thane District. Gaurav also works for the Mumbai District AIDS Control Society’s targeted intervention program. Their vision is to have a self sustaining male sex workers (MSWs) community and to continue implementing scaled prevention programme with strong focus by networking and advocacy which will help for project management, skill building and livelihood. For a safe living, they also hold camps for legal literacy and general health checkups.