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 Asha supports projects which are residential schools for children. The students learn traditional reading, writing, and arithmetic - but also learn cleanliness, community service, and other skills that are not taught in a regular school.


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1 Asha Trust - Ek Kadam, Kanpur
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Kanpur, Lalpur, Silicon Valley UTTAR PRADESH
2 Basava Seva Trust - Kodakkirai Tribal Schools
This project is aimed at educating 48 tribal children of the age group 5-10 in a primary day school setting.
New River Valley TAMIL NADU
3 Basundhara - Sri Aurobindo Integral School
SAI Basundhara is a residential school for orphaned/abandoned children and its prime objective is to provide a descent and normal childhood, along with qualitative teaching to the kids of Basundhara (who due to various reasons can not get adopted).
Purdue ORISSA
4 Children's Project Trust
Residential School for Young Children from Tent Villages
Stanford, Work an Hour KARNATAKA
5 Dhamma Dipa School
An educational project for disadvantaged children of poor tribals in South Tripura
NYC/NJ, Stamford, Work an Hour TRIPURA
6 Divine Fellowship - Blind School Project
The Divine Fellowship (D.F). Blind School is located in Kolkata (Calcutta), India. The School's purpose is to educate, rehabilitate, and integrate blind students into their original communities.
Hartford WEST BENGAL
7 Gokul - Shree Guru Gorakanath Shale
Gokul Residential School
Eindhoven KARNATAKA
8 Gramin Lok Seva Mandal (GLSM)
Gramin Lok Seva Mandal (GLSM) is a Gandhian organization based in Karjat, Maharashtra. They run a home for hearing impaired (also speech impaired) and mentally challenged children from surrounding adivasi villages. ASHA Boston/MIT has decided to fund...
Boston/MIT MAHARASHTRA
9 HUT : Human Uplift Trust - AIDS Orphans Education Project
Founded in 1983 HUT helps community members access their basic human rights. The only way to lift rural people of Tamil Nadu out of the grip of poverty is through providing basic education and healthcare for all community members, regardless of gende
NYC/NJ TAMIL NADU
10 Jankalyan Gramin Vikas Mandal
Jankalyan Gramin Vikas Mandal is a residential School a socio- economical backward district in Marathwada region of Maharashtra.
Proposal or no funding info available MAHARASHTRA
11 Kaivalya Trust - Kedi Residential High School for Tribal Girls
Our dream for these tribal girls is not only to give them an opportunity to enhance their self-esteem by intellectual and mental progress but also to empower them to lead a self-reliant and fulfilling life.
NYC/NJ, St. Louis GUJARAT
12 Lotus
To support the utterly neglected poor and destitute for their basic and self-supportive education irrespective of caste or religion.
Portland TAMIL NADU
13 Maharogi Sewa Samiti, Warora - Lok Biradari Prakalp
Lok Biradari Prakalp(LBP) is a manifestation of utopian dreams of Baba Amte dedicated to the cause of tribal development, upliftment and care. LBP residential ashram school is a paradigm for "Drive towards emancipation".
Zurich MAHARASHTRA
14 Mandra Lions Club - Part 2
Mandra Lions Club is working in education and upliftment of the Santhal tribes in one of the most backward part of the tribal district of Purullia, West Bengal.
Burlington, CentralNJ, Sheffield WEST BENGAL
15 Mathru Educational Public Charitable Trust For The Blind
Mathru, located near Bangalore, is a residential school for visually impaired children from economically depressed families in the surrounding rural and semi-urban areas. Asha-CNJ donated $17,000 in 2004 for construction of a 10-room school.
CentralNJ KARNATAKA
16 Mitra Residential School
The Mitra Residential School, Kachapaju is a primary, residential, Kuvi-cum-Oriya medium school, for the children of 16 hill-tribe villages. It is run together by Mitra and the Malkondh Anchalika Sangho, an informal association of 16 hill-tribe villa...
Mid-Hudson Valley ORISSA
17 Navsarjan Trust
Navsarjan was started to conscientize the community to fight the social and economic exploitation of Dalits.
Boston/MIT, Hartford GUJARAT
18 Needy Illiterate Children Education (NICE)
Educating school drop-outs, orphans and single parent children
Berkeley, Hyderabad, Work an Hour ANDHRA PRADESH
19 Odanadi Seva Samsthe
Odanadi Seva Samsthe aims to empower and rehabilitate sexually-exploited women and children.
Boston/MIT, CentralNJ, Cornell, Dallas, DC, Irvine, Los Angeles, NYC/NJ, Princeton, Seattle, Silicon Valley, UIUC KARNATAKA
20 Parivaar Ashram
The Parivaar Residential School and Resource Centre for underprivileged children aims at the empowerment of underprivileged children from segments such as orphans, children of commercial sex workers, and street children.
Boston/MIT, Zurich WEST BENGAL
21 Polineni Chinnammai Memorial Trust - Sarada Niketan
Polineni Chinnammai Memorial Trust (Bright Life Foundation) is a non-profit, non-political organization committed to helping children in need.
St. Louis ANDHRA PRADESH
22 Prayas -- Pratirodh Sansthan
Pratirodh Sansthan runs Aadharshila Residential School for tribal girls who have no direct access to education otherwise, while also acting as a bridge to enroll girls into government/formal schools
Silicon Valley RAJASTHAN
23 Prerana
Prerana started working in the Kamathipura red light areas of Mumbai in 1986. It focuses on stopping seocnd generation trafficking of children of sex workers and works with a rights based approach to protect children and their mothers.
Silicon Valley, UIUC MAHARASHTRA
24 Ratanmani Vidyalaya
Ratanmani Vidyalaya is a residential school for poor tribal children who otherwise don't have any access to education.
Seattle, UIUC, Work an Hour TRIPURA
25 Sarvodaya Parivar Trust
Sarvodaya Parivar Trust started an elementary school in 1994. It is a residential school for tribal children on a remote mountain plateau where they teach geography, science, and music in addition to reading, writing, and arithmetic.
Berkeley, Boston/MIT, Cornell, NYC/NJ, Silicon Valley GUJARAT
26 Sarvodaya Parivar Trust- Khadkee school for Tribal Children
Residential school in Khadkee a village in remote, tribal area on Gujarat-MH border. See p=161 for more details.
NYC/NJ, Stanford GUJARAT
27 Sevalaya
Sevalaya is a non-profit organization that has been working to provide free education to orphans and disadvantaged children in the community. They need funding for notebooks from us for this year.
Chicago, Silicon Valley, UIUC TAMIL NADU
28 Shri Ramana Maharishi Trust for Disabled Persons - IMCC
Indian Mission for Children in Crisis (IMCC) was started in 2000 with the main aim to improve the quality of the underprivileged and marginalized communities, especially children. It seeks to serve irrespective of caste, creed or religion and offer
Kansas City KARNATAKA
29 Society for the Educational and Economic Development
SEED helps children from the socially, educationally and economically deprived segments. SEED provides primary & high school education to the children of prisoners, murder victims, leprosy patients and prostitutes.
Berkeley, Boston/MIT, Cornell, Santa Barbara, St. Louis, UIUC TAMIL NADU
30 Sri Sai Ranga Vidya Samsthe
This residential school in Bannimantap, Mysore, provides free education for speech and hearing-impaired boys. With extra-curricular activities such as study tours and craft classes, the boys acquire a proper education upto the 7th grade.
Cleveland KARNATAKA
31 Sumangali Seva Ashram
Sumangali Seva Ashram is a nonprofit organization consistently working for rural development with an emphasis on women and children.
Boston/MIT, NYC/NJ KARNATAKA
32 TRUWDES - School for Tribal Children, Manjampatti
Primary school in Manjampatti village, a tribal hamlet in Kodai hills, TamilNadu, educating about 60 tribal children from 3 hamlets with no other schools nearby.
Silicon Valley TAMIL NADU
33 Urmul Jyoti
Girl education camp for girls between the ages of 10 and 15. The duration of these residential camps is 6 months. About 120 girls with no prior schooling or formal education are selected and educated through 5th standard in the 6 mos.
Seattle, Work an Hour RAJASTHAN
34 Vikasana Organization for Education and Social Development - Bridge School
VIKASANA is a non-governamental organisation (NGO) working in 165 villages of Tarikere and Bhadravathi taluks of Chikmagalore, Shimoga districts respectively. Asha is supporting a Bridge School for child labourers and migrants.
Seattle, UFlorida, Work an Hour KARNATAKA
35 Viveka Tribal Center
The Viveka Tribal Center for Learning (VTCL) is a semi-residential school run by the Swami Vivekananda Youth Movement (SVYM).
Stanford KARNATAKA
36 Vivekananda Orphanage
Vivekananda Orphanage is an orphange that provides for residents education along with accomodation and food.
Redlands TAMIL NADU
37 Vyavasayaka Mariyu Sanghika Abhiruddi Samstha - ASDS
he main objective of ASDS is to support the displaced tribal of Chattisgarh, who fled to Andhra Pradesh (AP) to escape violence. Since 2008, ASDS, with AID's help, is supporting the affected tribals with food, education, and health services.
Cornell ANDHRA PRADESH
38 Wayanad Girijana Seva Trust-Schooling for Tribal Children
Wayanad Girijana Seva Trust-Schooling for Tribal Children
Proposal or no funding info available KERALA
39 Women
Gnanodaya school provides quality primary and secondary education to healthy children of leprosy affected people. Asha Austin currently supports part of the annual expenses for running the school - teacher salaries, electricity and food related costs
Austin, Madison TAMIL NADU




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