Education
 India
Project #7584

'Holistic Development'for 300 Poor Kids in India

by Foundation for Initiatives in Development and Education for All ( IDEA)

Summary

We try to ensure all children aged 3 to 14 from poor families get opportunities for their all round development along with education, proper nutrition & health care for a long lasting impact in life.
$48,000
total goal
$26,596
remaining
113
donors
1
monthly donor
4
years active

Challenge

Poor & illiterate parents in their struggle to make both ends meet, often neglect/ can't afford proper care of children which is very important especially during their formative years of life.Their poor health coupled with lack of guidance from their illiterate parents leads to poor academic performance too. >50 % poor girls dropout of school even before completing grade 8.Under this project, such deprived children get supplementary nutrition, medical care and guidance & support in education

Solution

IDEA runs Study-cum-activity center in slums, where around 25 children per batch are benefited by individualized study class, regular study habits,supplementary nutrition, six monthly medical check-up & treatment &other developmental opportunities.

Long-Term Impact

Proper child care,basic education & the developmental opportunities received during the formative years of life have long term impact on the life of children & minimize the incidence of school drop-out among the poor. The project will help 300 kids.

Additional Documentation

This project has provided additional documentation in a PDF file (projdoc.pdf).

Resources

http:/​/​www.ideafoundation.org.in
IDEA is listed on Guidestar India
IDEA is listed on Give India website.
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Project Leader:
Dr.Usha Pillai
Director
Pune, Maharashtra India
$21,404 raised of $48,000 goal
 
177 donations
$26,596 to go
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