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Shadhika Project Inc

Org #29082
Vetted since 2015 Top Ranked Effective Nonprofit
1992
year founded
$112,947
raised on GlobalGiving
4
years fundraising
0
projects funded

Mission

Shadhika means 'a girl with aspirations' in Bengali. Shadhika's mission is to invest in the education, empowerment, and economic self-sufficiency of girls for India's future. Founded in 1992, Shadhika provides support to at-risk girls in India by investing in the education, empowerment and economic self-sufficiency of girls ages 10- 24 and supporting gender-based violence prevention programs for boys ages 10- 24. A recent UN report states that the most dangerous place to be a girl or women is India. The female infanticide rate in India is the second highest in the world. The 2011 census showed the child sex ratio in India was 914 females for every 1,000 males - meaning that ... read more

Projects (3)

Project Leaders
Kim Burnett
Kim Burnett
Gillian Ford
Gillian Ford
Julia Sonnenfeld
Julia Sonnenfeld
Kendra Nicolai
Kendra Nicolai
Sabah Siddiqui
Sabah Siddiqui
Krupa Palan
Krupa Palan
Team
Kim Burnett, Gillian Ford, Kendra Nicolai
Organization Information
1031 33rd Street
Suite 172
Denver, CO 80205
United States
303-455-1819

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE ID #0579336449
Organization Information
1031 33rd Street
Suite 172
Denver, CO 80205
United States
303-455-1819

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE ID #0579336449

Project Reports

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Aug 9, 2019
The Impact of a Computer
Pooja* received a college scholarship from Shadhika and recieved a laptop computer in her second year of school.  Upon graduation this year, Pooja talked about many ways this laptop has...
Aug 6, 2019
Leaders for Change Summit
The excitement soared as 40 Shadhika Scholarship recipients filled the conference room at the YMCA of Mumbai, ready to embark on the first ever 4-day Shadhika Leaders for Change Summit.  The...
Jul 30, 2019
Wonder Women
There’s a low hum in the room. At first I look around, slightly annoyed, thinking someone is having a side conversation during the speaker’s presentation. Then I realize the sound is...
 
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