Smile Charitable Trust
Constructing & Maintaining toilets in rural schools across India.
Work and Achievements
We take pleasure in introducing ourselves. SMILE Charitable Trust (Support Matters in Life Everyday), is an NGO that is dedicated to providing support for education and welfare of underprivileged students.
SMILE Charitable Trust has taken up a mega project SMILE SWACHALAYA; - Constructing over 500 toilets in schools across India having predominantly Girls students. SWACHALAYA aims to improve the basic sanitary facilities for the underprivileged communities, with a special focus on educational institutions. SMILE Charitable Trust will facilitate the construction of washrooms to ensure an improvement in the everyday lives of girl students in rural and some urban areas. The entire project includes a number of social, promotional and awareness programs.
The entire project is expected to cost over Rs 6 Crores (1 Million USD). SMILE Charitable Trust strictly emphasises and implements measures on maintaining the cleanliness and hygiene of the SWACHALAYA toilets.
“Maintenance is our Mantra”
- It’s never easy to find janitors as most of them are reluctant to take up that job and are treated badly. SMILE Charitable Trust identifies & councils them and ensure janitors are working full time.
- SMILE Charitable Trust ensures and visits all the schools in regular intervals to make sure they are properly maintained.
- SMILE Charitable Trust ensures the staff of the schools also uses the same toilets & in turn will talk to students on a day to day basis on cleanliness and hygiene.
Fund Utilisation Statement
To conduct awareness about importance of toilets which directly helps towards better quality of living and maintaining health and hygiene which in turn reduces drop outs of students from schools.