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Shadhika Project Inc

Org #29082
Vetted since 2015 Top Ranked
1992
year founded
$129,632
raised on GlobalGiving
4
years fundraising
0
projects funded
* Amounts in US Dollars

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
Kendra Nicolai
Kendra Nicolai
Sabah Siddiqui
Sabah Siddiqui
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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Jan 31, 2020
A laptop changes Lives
We all know that in today’s world, we are largely dependent on technology to ease our work. Most of us cannot go a day without looking at our laptop/ ipad/ phone. And still today, in India, 114...
Jan 28, 2020
Ghunghat - The Untold Story of Women in Varanasi
In 2019, Shadhika expanded its outreach to a new grantee organization Milaan Foundation in Varanasi. Each year, Shadhika’s Board, along with a few of our staff and donors visit the partner...
Jan 24, 2020
Community Leadership Projects - Empowering Communities
After joining Shadhika as a staff, I was able to visit three NGO partner sites in November to follow up with our scholars on their progress with their community leadership projects. I visited Vacha in...
 
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