Less than half of India’s children between the age 6 and 14 go to school.
At least 35 million children aged 6 – 14 years do not attend school.
53% of girls in the age group of 5 to 9 years are illiterate.
Dropout rates increase alarmingly in class III to V, its 50% for boys, 58% for girls.
Source: 7th All India Education Survey, 2002
Education is the movement from darkness to light – Allan Bloom
Education gives a child, hope and confidence to look forward in life. Our primary focus is identifying potential candidates for scholarship. Having said that, the foundation was able to set up a support system for such children and we believe in supporting them in realizing their dreams.