Teachers from very low-income private schools need basic food items | Milaap
Teachers from very low-income private schools need basic food items
11%
Raised
Rs.28,000
of Rs.250,000
6 supporters
  • RG

    Created by

    Romila Gillella
  • Ti

    This fundraiser will benefit

    Teachers in low income private schools

    from Hyderabad, Telangana

Problem Statement: 

Lack of emotional, moral, and financial support to all the teachers teaching in the low-income budget private school segment in Hyderabad. This community earnings range between 2500 to 10,000 per month and more than 90 % of them are females belonging to the underprivileged in terms of the economic scale. Currently, they have been unemployed for more than 10 months and their social standing in their own community has led them to a state of low self-esteem and to a state of hopelessness.  

Aim: 

To listen, understand, analyze and strategically intervene in the under-resourced teaching community of the low budget private school segment in Hyderabad, the impact of Covid-19 and lockdown on their mental health, physical and social well-being. 

Goals: 

  1. Capture the data from 220 teachers in Hyderabad city on the impact of Covid-19 on their emotional and social well-being through Focussed Group Discussions and Individual Surveys. 

  2. Visualize the data, create trends, publish a report with necessary inputs for government and civil societies to act upon. 

  3. Create an intervention plan for these teachers in these communities to support and help them in their needs. 

Plan of Action 

  • Call and personally speak with 220 teachers and document their stories

  • Provide one-time ration to all the 220 teachers

  • Visit the most difficult zones and organized a focus group discussion to listen to their struggles and capture qualitative and quantitative data.

  • Provide a one - time essential goods support to all the teachers in these schools worth 1300 rupees. 

  • Visualize the data with Excel Tools and publish a report on the findings with a recommendation and action plan

Project Cost: 

The cost of the project involves supporting 220 teachers with a basic ration kit which is defined below in the table.  

220 * 1300 per kit = 2,86,000 Rupees 

If the basic ration kit consists of the following items. 

S. No

Item

Unit price

Quantity

Total Price

1

Rice

40

5kgs

200

2

Atta

40

5kgs

200

3

Toor Dal

98

3kgs

294

4

Sugar

36

1kg

36

5

Salt

20

1kg

20

6

Turmeric

36

200gms

36

7

Chilli Powder

36

200gms

36

8

Soaps

30

2 nos

60

9

Toothpaste

50

500g

50

10

Sanitary Napkins

48

2 packets

96

11

Tea powder

40

1 packet

40

12

Oil Packets

100

1 packet

100

13

Onions

40

3 kgs

120

14

Aloo

40

2kgs

80









TOTAL

1368

We would need your help to be able to complete the project and publish our understanding. Please support us to raise funds and connect us with mentors who can support us in understanding this complex problem. 

Website: www.bharatdekho.org

Facebook Link: https://www.facebook.com/BharatDekho-106418384594291
Twitter Link: https://twitter.com/bharatdekho2020

Contact details: You can reach out to us at yojak.biswas@gmail.com and gillella.romila@gmail.com for more information. Or call us at 040-48215500

https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/hyderabad/youth-raise-funds-for-unpaid-teachers/articleshow/80065006.cms

Times of India has covered our efforts to help the teaching communities get basic necessities. 

References:

https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/hyderabad/youth-raise-funds-for-unpaid-teachers/articleshow/80065006.cms

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