Apply to Join
 Children  India Project #32108

Support a Home for 25 Homeless Girls in India

by ATMA Foundation
Support a Home for 25 Homeless Girls in India
Support a Home for 25 Homeless Girls in India
Support a Home for 25 Homeless Girls in India
Support a Home for 25 Homeless Girls in India
Support a Home for 25 Homeless Girls in India
Support a Home for 25 Homeless Girls in India
Support a Home for 25 Homeless Girls in India
Support a Home for 25 Homeless Girls in India
Support a Home for 25 Homeless Girls in India
Support a Home for 25 Homeless Girls in India
Support a Home for 25 Homeless Girls in India
Support a Home for 25 Homeless Girls in India
Support a Home for 25 Homeless Girls in India
Support a Home for 25 Homeless Girls in India
Support a Home for 25 Homeless Girls in India
Support a Home for 25 Homeless Girls in India

Summary

This project will help to construct an urgently needed building with better facilities for 25 underprivileged girls at ATMA Gurukulam Girls' Home in Thrissur District, Kerala, India, and also support their care, boarding and education.

$50,000
total goal
$15,356
remaining
338
donors
12
monthly donors
6
fundraisers
1
year

Challenge

The ATMA Gurukulam Girls' Home provides care and shelter to homeless girls, with focus on their education and holistic development. With educational, co-curricular and mentoring support from us, the girls are showing tremendous improvements in various spheres. As we are functioning currently in a leased building, it restricts the facilities which can be given to the children, and limits the intake.

Solution

This project will support the purchase of land and construction of a new building for ATMA Gurukulam. This will ensure the children a safe and permanent residence until they complete their education, get a job and can stand on their own feet. This will also help us to give the children better facilities for holistic development, and support more children in need.

Long-Term Impact

This project, once able to provide all the envisioned facilities, will help them grow into responsible citizens and leaders in their chosen fields. The facilities can also be expanded to accommodate more children in need. Every few years, as some children move out after being suitably placed in life, new children will take their place. So, over the years, hundreds of homeless children can be given an opportunity to spread their wings and fly.

Additional Documentation

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

Resources

http:/​/​www.atmafoundation.org/​
Web page of ATMA Gurukulam Girls' Home
Web page of ATMA Gurukulam Expansion Project

Organization Information

ATMA Foundation

Location: Thrissur, Kerala - India
Website:
Project Leader:
Suresh C K
Thrissur, Kerala India
$34,644 raised of $50,000 goal
 
562 donations
$15,356 to go
Donate Now Add Project to Favorites

Help raise money!

Support this important cause by creating a personalized fundraising page.

Start a Fundraiser

Learn more about GlobalGiving

Teenage Science Students
Vetting +
Due Diligence

Snorkeler
Our
Impact

Woman Holding a Gift Card
Give
Gift Cards

Young Girl with a Bicycle
GlobalGiving
Guarantee

Sign up for the GlobalGiving Newsletter

WARNING: Javascript is currently disabled or is not available in your browser. GlobalGiving makes extensive use of Javascript and will not function properly with Javascript disabled. Please enable Javascript and refresh this page.