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    • 14th Aug

    • 2017

    Likitha, who was unable to come to school after she hit puberty, was very fortunate that Reaching Hands found her school and decided to implement their 'Girls Glory programme.' This programme aims in building functional toilets for the girls in school. This step is deliberately taken to combat the social taboos associated with menstrual cycles. With the help of the organisation, there were two functional toilets built in the school premises and a few sessions on sex education really helped Likitha and others to come back to school. Likitha was more comfortable when she learnt that these toilets ...

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    • 01st Aug

    • 2017

    Kalisu is relatively a new Civil society Organisation (CSO/ NGO) with an aim to bridge the gap between the quality of education received by students in government schools in comparison to the education received by students in private schools. Kalisu started in 2013 and their reach today is 5000 students across 14 government schools in Mysuru district, Karnataka.

    The founding members of the Kalisu Foundation chose Mysuru as their project town, because they understood the fact that there were ...

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    • 11th Mar

    • 2016

    “Today, 1 out of every 5 people in the world cannot read or write. Illiteracy is linked to higher rates of unemployment. In order to effectively deal with it many Civil Society Organisations (CSOs / NGOs) are working towards empowering children to secure their rights through education across India. What makes Bal Utsav special is their idea of promoting holistic education for all and a multidimensional approach to resolve the challenges.”



    Hailing from a Punjabi family settled in Delhi to getting married to a Tamilian in Bengaluru, Binu’s journey of taking a ...

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    • 08th Jul

    • 2015

    The emergence of marathons has been a game changer in the developmental sector. While running was earlier considered only an athletic event, in the recent years India has seen the birth of a new concept “Running to make a Difference.” Since its inception in 2008, the TCS World 10K Run has brought in visibility and funds to a large number of NGOs. By taking part in the run every individual has contributed massively to the various causes supported by the NGOs

    Education is one of the most supported causes in our country. Even today, India’s literacy rate is 10% lesser ...

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    • 27th Mar

    • 2014

    In Conversation with U&I

    - India Cares

    Our conversation with the most youthful NGO of TCS W10K 2013. in conversation with U&I.


    How did you go about raising funds last year? 

    We approached a lot of individuals from the Corporate to run for us. We also did a sign-up campaign for the run and we used social media channels like Facebook and Youtube where we made a small preview video for the run before the event had started.


    How helpful has that funds been to the organization and the beneficiaries?

    The funds have helped the organization to give more services to the beneficiaries, also ...

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