Funds raised through this initiative would be used for purchasing LENOVO M8 Tab's for attending Online classes conducted during the current Covid-19 period and for Beyond School classes. Lenovo M8 ( SIM Enabled ) costs Rs.10,000/- ( US$150/- ) and we are targeting 20 such units in the first phase.
Vidhya Nidhi Foundation is in operation since 2016 and has been giving Financial Assistance Scholarships to nearly 50 underprivileged children every year in Bangalore neighborhood schools, a scholarship that focuses on providing continued Education to Underprivileged children in classes 6 to 10.
This year Covid-19 has played havoc in every one's life more so the school and college going children with their education disrupted. Schools are yet to re-open and there is No clear visibility as to when they would open. However online classes are going on but the children who are in the needy category are facing problems in acquiring Mobile Phones / Tabs for attending to these Online classes. Most of these children are from Single Parent Homes with a total income of Rs.15,000/- per month.
Minimum contribution is US$25/ Indian Rupee ( INR ) Rs.1,500/-