Nominated Literacy Heroes

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Place : Pune

Mobile : 9371067680

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Work in field of literacy : what Samutkarsha -Community learning centres for urban slums: - 75 CLCs are running in urban slums 5000+ students are registered. How: The centre is a rented room in slum with teachers of community to ensure consistency. since when 2011 where Pune and Mumbai what School Kit: providing free school bag and stationary worth Rs400 on 1st day of school. Donated 2,10,000 kits so far How Funds are raised from individual and corporate contribution and on weekends since when 2008 where to 350+ schools in 22 dist. of Maharashtra. Past reports what Smart School & Mobile Science Lab: Infrastructure for underprivileged (rural/semi-urban) school for science and technology. 25,000+ Students are covered How: Science centre set up in 30 schools contains 60 models like Nehru science centre demonstrating science concepts. Science lab set up to 25 schools so as to show experiments as per the text books. 3 Vehicles with labs & teachers visiting 45 schools to teach science

No of Beneficiaries : 3,00,000

Social Impact : Our programs have impacted the society in many ways. Samutkarsha has helped students from urban slums to complete their schooling and continuation of education. It has impacted the illiterate parents in changing their mind-set support their wads to continue education for better life. 5000 Families in urban slums of Pune and Mumbai are getting benefits. School Kit and Smart School programs has impacted largely rural population in reducing dropouts, generating interest in education towards students. These programs are supported by volunteers impacting them to promote and inculcate habit of giving back to society. Till date 2,00,000+ students received the school kits. Our Programs of Smart school and Mobile science lab has great impact on schools who do not have funds to upgrade their facility to provide quality education to needy section. We have covered 200+ schools supporting around 50,000 students.

Fund Outlay : 8

The challenge of arranging funds is being met : Seva Sahayog has a good volunteer database of professionals supporting various programs through individual donations. 10,000+ individual donors are contributing the funds. Also some of these programs are sponsored by company CSR. Not all the requirements could be met as we fell short of funds.

This Award is going to impact the work in future : This award will be a recognition of the work done so far. It will boost the moral of Seva Sahayog team. Rotary being very well known and established institution the award will help Seva Sahayog to reach out to larger population for support. It will connect Seva Sahayog to other Rotary Clubs for collaborative efforts to do better.

Blood relative a member of 'Rotary Club': No

Whether received any major State/National/International recognitions or award/s earlier : No

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