Children
 India
Project #23140

Empower 1000+ Children Through Sports

by Mann Deshi Foundation

Summary

India, a country of 1.27 billion people, has won only 33 medals in the overall Summer Olympics and out of this 33 medals only three medals were won by female athletes. This limited accomplishment is due to lack of facilities, awareness and opportunities in rural India. Mann Deshi Champions program aims to provide sports facilities, equipment, training and nutrition to the rural children in Mhaswad, India. The objective of the program is to empower rural girl's holistic development through sport
$45,000.00
total goal
$44,028.00
remaining
11
donors
1
monthly donor
1
year

Challenge

In India most of the rural government schools are not able to provide sports facilities, coaching and sports awareness due to unavailability of resources and substandard policies. Lack of sports activities leads to lack of confidence, weak physical strength, and lack of social and motor skills. 63% children in Indian go to bed hungry. This project will provide 1000+ children daily sports training, coaching, nutritious breakfast and basic learning experience.

Solution

This project is basket of fun and learnings. In this Basket, Mann Deshi will provides required facilities, equipment's, coaching, training of overall sports, nutrition in the form of Bananas, Peanuts, and Eggs and create peer groups where they can share their learnings and experiences. Sports will give confidence, stability, competitiveness, social and motor skills to girls and boys of rural Maharashtra

Long-Term Impact

Every household in rural part of Maharashtra will have at least one healthy athlete in a family. Our aim is to reach 1000+ national athletes from rural part of Maharashtra. Program also will create sports awareness, bring health stability and enhance social and motor skills of the children.

Additional Documentation

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

Resources

http:/​/​www.manndeshifoundation.org
Mann Deshi Champions
Training Camp video

Organization Information

Mann Deshi Foundation

Location: Mhaswad, Maharashtra - India
Website: http:/​/​www.manndeshifoundation.org
Project Leader:
Prabhat Sinha
Mhaswad, Maharashtra India
$972 raised of $45,000 goal
 
24 donations
$44,028 to go
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