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Going to School Fund

Org #241
Vetted since 2009 Site Visit Verified
2003
year founded
$116,283
raised on GlobalGiving
16
years fundraising
3
projects funded
* Amounts in US Dollars

Mission

Going to School creates design-driven stories to teach India's poorest children skills at school. We're an award-winning nonprofit trust with a 10-year track record of inspiring millions of children in India to stay in school, learn skills, use their education to transform their lives and create their own opportunities. Our journey began in 2003 when we created Going to School in India, a children's book that tells 25 stories of what school can be, from going to school in a tent in a desert to going to school in the dark with solar lanterns. We made the book into a pioneering TV series that aired on India's leading television networks reaching 65 million children. Our next se... read more

Projects (4)

Project Leaders
Deb Bauer
Deb Bauer
Lisa Heydlauff
Lisa Heydlauff
Ranjita Menon
Ranjita Menon
Jaitra Jani
Jaitra Jani
Aditya Goel
Aditya Goel
Team
Lisa Heydlauff, Gagan Jena
Organization Information
E18 East of Kailash
Second Floor
New Delhi, New Delhi 110048
India
91-11-41739945-48
Organization Information
E18 East of Kailash
Second Floor
New Delhi, New Delhi 110048
India
91-11-41739945-48

Project Reports

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Nov 18, 2020
Young Enterprise Skills TV Show
Schools closed earlier in the year and they are still closed, as of the time we are writing and sharing this report. In April we made School TV a series of over 200 masterclasses in Hindi that aired...
Jul 22, 2020
School TV
Schools closed in India in March. We then made what we used to do, delivering directly to schools into a TV show. School TV is lessons taught by leading experts in everything from how to make pasta to...
Mar 26, 2020
Walking in a field, going outside
Madhubhani is a different district for us in Bihar, India where we run Get a Plan, a project that teaches young people enterprise skills through graphic novels. It’s different for us...
 
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