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One Billion Literates Foundation

Org #34299
Vetted since 2016 Top Ranked Site Visit Verified
2010
year founded
$206,542
raised on GlobalGiving
5
years fundraising
2
projects funded
* Amounts in US Dollars

Mission

The mission of OBLF is to bring basic English comprehension and Computer skills to children attending the mass schooling system in India, to provide them an equal opportunity to gain meaningful employment on reaching adulthood. The foundation works as a partner to the state government and adopts state run/public elementary schools in India. In a country with a billion plus population about 70% of 200 million children who are in elementary schools attend public schools. Reports have told us year on year about the massive learning deficit in the public schooling system. Some of the issues this system is plagued with are poor content, teacher absenteeism, learning by rote and very poor teac... read more

Projects (3)

Help create a Billion Literates
India / Education
Staring at Starvation
India / COVID-19
An Appeal to Save Lives
India / COVID-19
 
Project Leaders
Anamika Majumder
Anamika Majumder
Ruby Kamdin
Ruby Kamdin
Anish Ramachandran
Anish Ramachandran
Sree Vidya Lakshmi
Sree Vidya Lakshmi
Team
Anamika Majumder, Anish Ramachandran, Ruby Kamdin
Organization Information
72 Cunningham Apartments
5 Edward Road
Bangalore, Karnataka 560052
India
+91-9632600650
Organization Information
72 Cunningham Apartments
5 Edward Road
Bangalore, Karnataka 560052
India
+91-9632600650

Project Reports

Each of GlobalGiving’s nonprofit partners is required to send quarterly donor reports detailing the impact of their work. Here are some of their recent updates:

Apr 24, 2022
Preparing For The Future
A new academic year is about to start, and we hope that with the pandemic behind us, we can now fully concentrate on deploying our new CEFR based curriculum in all our 80+ public schools that we work...
Feb 22, 2022
A New Frontier
One Billion Literates Foundation (OBLF), as the name suggests, is all about Education. For over a decade, we’ve been helping local communities by training and employing village housewives to...
Dec 9, 2021
An Overview
  An Overview With this strange year coming to an end, we thought we would give an overview of all the community based programs that we are currently involved in.  Covid Relief:  With...
 
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