Help Educate A Disadvantaged Child

DIKSHA is a non-profit school in Palam Vihar, Gurgaon, India established to provide free and quality education to about 350 children from low-income families in the neighborhood. Children are typically from migrant labor families living in jhuggis (make-shift homes) and belong to economically weaker sections living in Chauma village, Dharam colony, Caterpuri and New Palam Vihar, found loitering in the streets begging for alms or drop outs from up to three previous schools.

Sponsoring such a child's education will go a long way in helping the child develop into a responsible and independent adult. The curriculum is designed to encourage participation in extracurricular activities as well. Each child is made to recognize and nurture what he/she identifies as their life skills and attributes and is prompted to add other facets to these skills to become a well-rounded individual. There are great opportunities also provided for sports, drama, dance and art forms. Your generous sponsorship for a needy child's education at Diksha will open the door to his or her future.

How can you help?

We have at least ten children from Class 6 who would have hope of a brighter future with the help of Education sponsorship. Here are ten children who would like to be sponsored now. If you would like to sponsor any of these children's education for a month or more, please do indicate his/her name on the comment section or write to the Campaign Organizer.
EDUCATION SPONSOR for 1 month for a needy child: Rs.1,000 (approx $15 US)
Very briefly,we would like to give you a breakdown of your contributed Rs 1000 per month per child:
Mid Day Meals:       Rs 165
Uniform:                   Rs 125
Teachers' Salary:     Rs 554
Books/Stationery:   Rs 100
Daily Snacks        :    Rs   56
Total                         Rs 1000

1. Moushmi

Daughter of Parvesh Kumar and Smt. Meena, is a 12 year old girl. She is a very bright girl and is all rounder of our school. She was promoted to Class VI , from Class V, in April 2017 with excellent grades.

2. Randheer 

Son of Jivas Mahato and Umia Devi Mahato, is a 15 year old boy. He is a first generation learner and belongs to a very humble family. He was admitted in DIKSHA in April 2017, in Class VI.

3. Mohammed Jamshed 

 Son of Mohammed Khurshid and Khatun Shakila , is a 13 year old boy. He belongs to a very humble Muslim Family. He is a bright student and was given a double promotion from Grade IV to Grade VI in 2017, for his outstanding performance in Grade IV final term exams.

4. Mampi Khatun

Daughter of Mr. Asimuddin Sarkar and Jahanra is 16 years old. Belonging to a very humble Muslim family she is a first generation learner. She is receptive and gets involved in all class activities. She was admitted in DIKSHA in April 2017, in Class VI.

5. Nandini 

Daughter of Manoj Mandal and Savita Devi , is a 13 year old girl. She is a bright student and gets actively involved in all the Class activities. She is a teacher’s delight. She was promoted to Class VI in 2017, with excellent grades.

6. Vibha 

Daughter of Baidyanath Mahato and Mangini Devi , is a 11 year old girl, admitted in DIKSHA , in Class VI, in April 2017.She is a very bright student and a teacher’s delight. She is always actively involved in all class activities and mingles well with other students of her age.

7. Gauri 
Daughter of Mr. Rajkumar Paswan and Ruby Devi, is a 11 year old girl, was admitted to  DIKSHA, in April 2017. She is a very bright student and had outstanding grades in Class V in her previous school. She is very creative and is full of curiosity to learn more and more.

8. Sonika

 Daughter of Shatrughn Pajiyar and Meena Devi, is a 11 year old girl. She is a very bright student and had shown excellent results in Class IV. She is an all rounder and always has the zeal to learn more and more.

9. Chetna 
Daughter of Nandkishore and Geeta, is a 9 year old girl. She comes from a very humble background and has five other members in her family. She is a bright child and was admitted in Class V, in DIKSHA, in April 2017, on the basis of her performance in Admission test.

10. Padma Bera 
Daughter of Bishnupada Bera and Annapurna Bera , is a 13 year old girl. She comes from a very humble Bengali family. She was admitted in Class V in April 2017 , on basis of her age and performance in the admission test. She is quite receptive and has the capability to show good performance in academics as well as extracurricular activities.

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14th June 2018
Dear Supporters,

Thank you for your incredible support over the past several months to help achieve our target for sponsoring the education of children for the past two years. Fifty children have truly benefited through your funds. Some of you have generously pledged to continue to support a child for his/her entire schooling through this platform. Some of you have contributed anonymously. We extend our sincere thanks to you. Our task is never over.If you wish to continue with your support we are extending this campaign to help another 50 fifty children. The number of students has increased this year to 400 and we expect some more in July and we hope to continue to provide them quality and holistic education.

We will be very grateful if you could share the campaign link with your friends and family.

Here's is an impact story of a child you may have helped.

With our warmest regards
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raised of Rs.1,200,000 goal

65 Supporters

133 Days to go

Beneficiary: DIKSHA SCHOOL info_outline
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Supporters (65)

Reshma donated US $670
17 days ago
Dutch donated US $75.70
3 months ago

Thanks to Nick Carlson from The Golf Club at Snoqualmie Ridge and Scott Barter (Mt Si Golf Course) for their support.

OVERNITE donated Rs.50,000
3 months ago
Anonymous donated US $25
3 months ago

Very best wishes to a wonderful school!

Dutch donated US $72.70
4 months ago

Thanks again to Mt Si Golf and the Golf Club at Snoqualmie Ridge

Dutch donated US $89.90
5 months ago

With thanks to Scott Barter of Mt Si Golf and Nick at the Club at Snoqualmie Ridge