VIDYA is an NGO that empowers communities through an integrated approach by helping vulnerable members – youth, women and children- transform through education. Driven by the dictum “Empowering one, empowers the other” VIDYA envisions an India where every child gets an education, every youth an opportunity to succeed, and every woman the right to equality. With nationally-recognised programmes like remedial education, computer training, adult literacy, skills training, microfinance, and social entrepreneurship, the organisation believes in working with people at an individual level.
Programs are offered in three major cities across India, in some of the poorest neighborhoods of Delhi, Haryana, Mumbai, and Bangalore. The team comprises 350 people including local and foreign volunteers, teachers and staff and a large circle of committed friends, donors and well-wishers. We've impacted more than 3,50,000 people over 33 years. The organization continues to run with fire in her belly, to educate, empower and transform India.
VIDYA added 17 new photos.Tuesday, October 16th, 2018 at 1:58pm
The VIDYA School, Gurugram campus was suffused with excitement, thrill and curiousity when Karyakrum and Otherlogic Experientials conducted a Virtual & Augmented Reality Session themed #SpaceUnitesTheWorld for our students to mark the World Space Week, an initiative by United Nations
It was so amazing to see the children get taken to another dimension with this immersive experience. Taramandal will be launched all over India very soon with an objective of space education & inspiration. We will look forward to many more enriching experiences through this project.
VIDYA added 3 new photos.Tuesday, October 16th, 2018 at 9:00am
The finishing touch:
Many thanks to Mrs. Rekha Rao, Mali Foundation for extending her support to our cause in more ways than one! Rekha Rao and her sister Rachana held a one -on - one session with aspiring students of VIDYA Mali Foundation counselling, mentoring, imparting soft skills and life skills to enable them to face the challenges of the job arena. The participants, who have either completed or completing their courses in the near future and in the look out for a career and this session is part of our finishing school training to get them job ready!
Art is not something we do, but instead is a way to express all that within us, and art supplies are just not the limit.
Children, expressing their imagination and creativity on paper by using unconventional tools #Art#Classroom#EdChat#VIDYAMumbai
VIDYA added 10 new photos.Monday, October 15th, 2018 at 9:00am
Wait, watch, follow your thoughts - Life skills at VIDYA Bangalore:
A follow up on being aware of the self, understanding thoughts, keeping tab of feelings were dealt with dance moves and introspection on the thoughts that run in ones mind by life skill trainer Mrs. Lipika at Mali Foundation, Bangalore.