Place a Brick to Foundation of Education for Blind

by Divya Jyothi Charitable Trust Vetted since 2015 Top Ranked Effective Nonprofit Site Visit Verified


Help us place a brick in the foundation for providing a bright future to visually challenged people We are requesting capital funding from GGP for the construction of building for blind students and the number of direct beneficiaries are around 250 students and indirect beneficiaries are around 5000 students from all over Karnataka.

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Currently we are running the training center, and hostel in two separate rented premises, separated by 16 km. The training center also houses our Braille transcription and printing center and Braille library. We are providing food, education and books to students with the help of donors. We want to enhance our capacity. we need to construct our own building to carry out our activities on large scale so that the life of more visually challenged people can be improved


We will be shifting our facilities from the existing rented premises so that we could enhance our capacity to train more number of visually challenged students and provide them hostel facilities and help them lead a better life.By the construction of building for blind students the number of direct beneficiaries are around 250 students and indirect beneficiaries are around 5000 students from all over Karnataka.

Long-Term Impact

Enabling the visually challenged person to get job, to stand on their feet, to lead comfortable life; to build confidence in them and also provide accommodation facility and take care of them until they settle in their profile. Accommodating more than 250 students once a year. Starting with the keyboard skills, all required basic computer skills will be imparted to the visually challenged; Training is from the SKILLED instructors Providing hygienic bathrooms. Providing healthy

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Divya Jyothi Charitable Trust

Location: Mysore, Karnataka - India
Website: http:/​/​
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Project Leader:
Shivaprakash Prakash
Mysore, Karnataka India
$314 raised of $655,176 goal
14 donations
$654,862 to go
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