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One Billion Literates Foundation

Org #34299
Vetted since 2016 Top Ranked Site Visit Verified
2010
year founded
$193,012
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
Team
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

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Jun 28, 2021
Covid Relief Programs
      After a couple of months of suffering and trauma, fortunately, in the past few weeks the number of Covid cases in India – and Bangalore, have come down.   Over the last...
May 13, 2021
A Covid Care Centre
The crisis and suffering in India goes on unabated! Hospitals, Covid Care Centres, Mortuaries, Crematoriums are all overrun and overwhelmed. The rural areas have even less opportunities and facilities...
Apr 17, 2021
A Strange Year Indeed!
This past year has been like no other! The world as we knew it changed dramatically and threw all of us all kinds of challenges. We, at One Billion Literates Foundation, had a front row seat over the...
 
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