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One Billion Literates Foundation

Org #34299
Vetted since 2016 Top Ranked Effective Nonprofit Site Visit Verified
2010
year founded
$20,900
raised on GlobalGiving
2
years fundraising
0
projects funded

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 (1)

Help create a Billion Literates
India / Children
 
Project Leaders
Anamika Majumder
Anamika Majumder
Ruby Kamdin
Ruby Kamdin
Team
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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Nov 26, 2018
In-depth Evaluation by GlobalGiving
In September, 2018, Adam Cross, a representative of GlobalGiving, spent 4 full days with us, evaluating in depth, the working of our organization. He met and had discussions with the beneficiaries,...
Sep 14, 2018
Celebrating Merit
The month of August at OBLF is a month to celebrate merit. Every year, we give prizes to our merit children of each of our adopted schools, and of each of our 4 levels. This year too saw a fun-filled...
Jul 30, 2018
A New Academic Year
A new academic year began in June 2018, and our Coordinators were all prepared for the usual Baseline Assessments and Grading Tests as well as new songs, skits, and other related activities. Oral and...
 
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