Sampark Foundation, spearheaded by Vineet and Anupama Nayar is transforming learning outcomes for seven million children studying in 76,000 schools in Uttarakhand, Chhattisgarh, Himachal Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh, Haryana and Jharkhand. This makes it one of the world’s largest primary school transformation initiatives spearheaded by a foundation.
Red Dot Foundation is an NPO that is dedicated to reducing incidents of sexual violence against women. It's online platform, Safecity, crowdsources personal stories of sexual harassment in public spaces. It has already collected over 12000 stories from over 50 cities in India, Kenya, Cameroon and Nepal.The data from this platform goes on to help individuals and the local administration work out strategies to make public places safer by improving policing, lighting and infrastructure. We applaud the efforts of Red Dot Foiundation in making cities safer for women!
Hear2Read is an initiaive aimed at improving the lives of the visually impared! The Heard2Read app enables its user to read-without-seeing using its Text To Speech Software (TTS). This app has been recorded to be used by approximately 4000 visually impared inidividuals everyday! Hear2Read is a fine example of how technology can be used for impact!
iDream Education uses mobile and tablets in facilitating interactive learning across classrooms in India! Their vision is to deliver mobile and tablet-based learning and skill development to every student they reach, in turn setting an equal growth opportunity, across otherwise different learning environments.
Shelter associates is an NGO focused on improving living conditions of urban poor. They map poverty by using Geographic Information System (GIS) and remote sensing technology and has built an interactive model for greater impact.
eVidyaloka is a non-profit that is steadily transforming the education landscape in the rural and remote regions in India. They encourage local communities to own digital classrooms, promote and empower volunteers and provide standardized lesson plans and teaching aids for systematic learning.