School support program through education kits and scholarship

(Since 2001 to continue)

An initiative of Gram Vikas Trust, Bharuch supported by individuals and corporate and other donor organisations.

This project supports economically poor girls and boys who are in need of school kits that include school bag, note books, pencil, uniform, and so on.

Government partner

Department of Primary Education at the district level (Bharuch).

Funding support by
  • Individual donors (2001 to continue)
  • Corporate donors (2001 to continue)
  • Give India (2012 to continue)
Project Goal
  • To support economically poor girls and boys to improve their enrolment, motivation to attend schools, and learning process in schools by providing education kits.
Specific Activities
  • Liaising with district primary education department and identifying schools and children that are in need of education kits.
  • Raising funds for the education kits, and procuring and delivering the same to the needy girls and boys.
Location

More than 100 villages of Bharuch district.

Beneficiaries

More than 25,000 school children.

Budget

More than Rs. 1,00,00,000/- so far. (Approximate cost per child per year: Rs. 1,000).

Duration

Since 2001, this activity continues, as it is simple to provide a donation ranging from Rs. 500 to Rs. 1,000 that supports a child with learning aid for one year. Individual and organisational donors are welcome to support us in this cause.