Opportunity Foundation Trust (Avasar)
SECTOR: Education
SUB SECTOR: Scholarships
UN Sustainable Development Goal:
Goal 4: Quality Education
% Spent on beneficiaries
Financial Score:
Age: 10 Years
Tax Benefit: 50%
Foreign donations: X
Location(s): Delhi, Gujarat, Karnataka
Issues Addressed:
Girl-child school dropout; Preschool exposure to children from economically weaker sections; etc.
Supported by:
NASSCOM Google Adwords Expeditors International
Key Trustees:
Mr. Anand Chaturvedi, Founder & Managing Trustee
Mr. S. N. Sriram, Co-Founder & Trustee
Mr. Benoy Tharakan, Founder Donor
Mr. Durgaprasad Pejathaya, Founder Donor
Mr. Sudesh Bhagat, Founder Donor
Sector Comparison:
Beneficiary Spend:
Average: 82.9% Highest: 100.0% Lowest: 38.0%
Average: Rs4 cr Highest: Rs75 cr Lowest: Rs1 lac
How much to donate
  • ₹500/- for per School Kit for 1 Student
  • ₹1000/- for 2 pairs of Uniform for a Preschool Child
  • ₹2000/- for Curriculum Books for a Preschool Child
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Access to unlimited learning opportunities for underprivileged children
  • Even after the Right to Free Education was made compulsory between ages 6-14, very often marginalized children and the disabled are usually left behind. In 2012, two colleagues Anand Chaturvedi and S N Sriram founded Avasar Foundation with a philosophy - Ability is nothing without opportunity. They work towards lifting children out of poverty through Education and their flagship programs.
  • Programs: i) Scholarship: The foundation promotes monetary support for education to students in need. ii) Digital Literacy: Under Avasar's CSR funding they have built computer labs employing 6 teachers to drive digital literacy in rural communities of India iii) Pre-primary Schools: This a pilot initiative where the NGO runs a Play School for children up to 6 years free of cost. iv) Graduate to Employee: Avasar helps children with their transition from graduating college to entering a professional environment. v) Employability Training: Spoken English and job readiness programs provided.
  • Outcome: 34 Computer labs instituted so far impacting 25,000+ students. 500 girls trained under the Foundation's Employability Program and 42 Foundation Scholarship awardees till date.
2 cr
2 cr
Source : Audit Report 2019
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