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  NGO Name

Jagriti(Jagriti Bal Vikas Samiti)

  Year Established

1994

  Primary Contact

Dr. Pranab Mahapatra & Vijaya Ramachandran

  Address

Dept. of Civil Engineering

 

Indian Institute of Technology

  District

Kanpur

  State

Uttar Pradesh

  PIN

208016

  Email

pranab@iitk.ac.in, vijayav26@gmail.com

  Phone 1

91-512-2597044

  Phone 2

91-9415307196

  Fax

91-512-590912

     

  NGO Work

 

  Category

Education

  Website

http://home.iitk.ac.in/~ag/jagriti/

  Annual Budget

Rs. 6-7 lakhs

  FCRA clearance?

Yes

 

 

         

  NGO Visit Information

  Contact Info.

Rajat Agarwal
rajat.agarwal@intel.com
503-929-3942
Namrata Vaswani,
namrata@cfar.umd.edu
301-467-8593 (cell)
College Park, moved to Atlanta
I last visited Jagriti in January 2003

 
 
   

  NGO - Chapter / Coordinator

  Number of chapters or coords coordinating this ngo

  4

 

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  +  Boulder / Raghu Bhavansikar
  +  Portland / Divya Singh
  +  Buffalo / Rohitesh Gupta
   

  Projects List

Amount Funded

  +  Laptop proposal

$ 0

 

  +  An Innovation in Education

$ 6600

 

  +  Jagriti Phase II

$ 8300

 

  +  Computer Education for youth in Rural ar..

$ 4500

 

  +  Computer Education for youth in UP

$ 5044

 

  +  Apna Skool - 2008

$ 8987

 

  +  apna skool - 2009

$ 5381

 

  +  Computer Education for Rural Children & ..

$ 2057

 

  +  Apna Skool 2010-11

$ 8000

 

  +  Apna Skool Scholarship Program - 2011-12

$ 14444

 

  +  Apna Skool - 5 centers 2011-12

$ 5061

 

  +  apna skool - 5 centers 2012-13

$ 6733

 

  +  apna skool scholarship program 2012-13

$ 3333

 

  +  apna skool scholarship program 2012-13

$ 3333

 
 

 Total 

$ 81773

 

 

 

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  NGO Goals

 

 

We dream of a just society free from economic, social, and gender inequalities. Jagriti has taken up education and welfare of underprivileged children, as a step closer to making this dream a reality. We provide underprivileged children a very enjoyable education in formal subjects as well as give them a humanist perspective of their surroundings, so that they can understand and shape it. In our education we incorporate rationality, secularism an more...

  Achievements

 

They are running several schools where we provide the children with interesting, activity based education. Also they run many (15 when I last visted) nonformal centers for educating chidlren of migrant labourers, who come to Kanpur only for 6-8 months in a year. The teacher-student relationship is very friendly. Some of their activities are listed below:
. Proving food (midday meal ) to chil more...

  Summary

 

Jagriti has been long associated with AID. It has been actively working in imparting and developing educational tools and activities for underpriviledged children. Starting off with the initiative to school children of construction workers on IITK campus, the organization''''''''s scope has expanded rapidly. It now runs a full fledged school till class 8th and many nonformal centers for chidlren of migrant labourers in and around Kanpur.
Some of the faculty, staff and students of IITK, volunteer with Jagriti also. Conducts innovative science fairs, eg. Metric mela, has a mobile library, mobile science laboratory, working on health camps, collaborates with several other organizations. Works towards curriculum development, integrating vocational training, etc.

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