2018 Graduation Vacha's Treehouse Aanchal Zaira

Shadhika Project Inc

Org #29082
Vetted since 2015 Top Ranked Effective Nonprofit
1992
year founded
$71,607
raised on GlobalGiving
3
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
Farrah Salisbury
Farrah Salisbury
Team
Kim Burnett, Farrah Salisbury, Brittany Morrow
Organization Information
http://www.shadhika.org
Facebook Page
1031 33rd Street
Suite 174
Denver, CO 80205
United States
303-455-1819

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE# 0579336449
Organization Information
http://www.shadhika.org
Facebook Page
1031 33rd Street
Suite 174
Denver, CO 80205
United States
303-455-1819

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE# 0579336449

Project Reports

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Aug 13, 2018
Pressure from the Treehouse
As we ascend the steep ladder to get to the second story meeting space, I feel like a girl again, climbing into a secret tree house.  This is the new meeting space for the VACHA students...
Aug 13, 2018
Congratulations, Class of 2018
Memories of yesterday’s event wake me up early. The silence of the early morning is filled with images of family, friends, and supporters who gathered to mark the graduation of Shadhika’s...
Jun 12, 2018
Laptops are an essential tool (welcome to 2018)
The Computer Assitance Program at Shadhika provides young women who are going to college on a Shadhika Scholarship the opportunity to earn their own computer alongside of that program.  As you...
 
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