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  NGO Name

SCT (Sivasri Charitable Trust)

  Year Established


  Primary Contact

E.S. Ramamurthy


B 1103 Brigade Residency


Uttarahalli Road








  Phone 1

91-80-2693 1153

  Phone 2





  NGO Work



Primary and Secondary Education


  Annual Budget

Rs. 580689.00

  FCRA clearance?





  NGO Visit Information

  Contact Info.

Naveen T.P.
Date of visit - April 2, 2005
Friend of the volunteers of AID-TAMU


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  Projects List

Amount Funded

  +  Sikshana 2005-06

$ 7650


  +  Sikshana 2006-07

$ 11000


  +  Sikshana 2007-08

$ 12000


  +  Sikshana- Phase III 2008-09

$ 11488


  +  SIkshana - Phase III 2009-10

$ 7222



$ 49360




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  NGO Goals



Sikshana aims at:
- Improvement of learning levels in the Public education system, with quantitative targets and time schedules.
- Adoption of modern teaching techniques and aids.
- Working in collaboration with the Government and from within the system.
- Mobilization and deployment of resources, concentrating on core essentials and avoiding frills.
- Using a zero overhead system in the conveyance of resources.
- Applying more...



Sikshana started working with 1 school in 2001. It adopted 3 schools in 2002, 10 schools in 2003 and 28 schools in 2004. Sikshana has a plan to grow to 50 schools in 2005. Nearly 8,500 students have benefited from Sikshana in 2004 and the number is expected to grow to 15,000 by end of 2005.

The volunteer strength of the organization is steady at around 6-8 through 2002-03 with some people more...



Sikshana is a project name under that NGO - Sivasri Chatirable Trust, registered, based in Bangalore. It was founded by ex-CEO (of electronics division) of BHEL Mr. E.S.Ramaswamy in 2001.

The NGO basically works with government schools, involving the school teachers and students in the decision making process. It's been working in about 28 schools - most of then in rural Bangalore and Kanakpura (taluk of bangalore). The progress achieved has been remarkable and students have improved their learning skills and overall learning motivation (asessed through the quantitative method of Azim Premzi Foundation).

Several AID chapters have supported this NGOs work for two years 2005-06 and 2006-07. During year 2005-06, Columbus, TAMU and New Orlearnce supported various infrastructural more...




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