1179 slums have been identified by by GHMC officially.
Slums continue to grow at a rate of 6.06% per annum.
Primary sources of livelihood includes housekeeping, autorickshaws, blue collared work and street vending.
Congested habitations and living conditions make academic excellence a challenge.
Education is discontinued at a young age for most children due to financial constraints and safety concerns
These kids are involved in household chores, child labor, child marriages
What we do:
Holistic development of lesser-privileged children.
Courses are offered in: Academics, Self-defense, Vocational Training and Personality Development
Special focus is laid on: Health and hygiene, Nutrition awareness, career counseling and extra curriculum activities.
TKF volunteers visit recognized slum areas, and identify student groups from Govt. schools.
Mentors are identified from the same slum, and employed.
A “Kalam Centre” is established in a local hall or study space.
Mentors provide after-school support to the students for 2 hours per day.
Each centre consists of around 25 kids.
Attendance is recorded everyday.
How you could help:
Volunteer in our Centers regularly and assist in teaching.
Train our mentors and volunteers and interact with them Quarterly or Half Yearly.
Sponsor as individuals or groups to support a center.
Spread the word among friends and colleagues.
Budget of 1 Kalam Center per Year
Educational Field Trip
Celebration of National Holidays
Black Board,Flex,Mat dust bin etc
Set of Library Books
Total Cost of Center for 1 year is Rs 90,000
Ways you can Support:
1. Adopt 1 center per Year = Rs 90,000
2. Donate a Library (one time) = Rs 6000
3. Donate Student Kits (Bag, books, pens one time) per Student = Rs 500
4. Sponsor a Child : Rs 600 per month (Yearly Rs 3,600) per 1 child
Here are our Bank Account Details:
Account name : TODAY'S KALAM FOUNDATION
Bank Name : State Bank of India
Account no. : 37374596795
IFSC code : SBIN0020775
MICR code : 500002377
For Donations through:
Paytm : 9618243916
Tez app : 9966950721
Please Donate on this link : https://milaap.org/fundraisers/kalamcenter
Thanks and regards,
Today's Kalam Foundation
Mob: +91 90520 39855