Society for Door Step School, The
SECTOR: Education
SUB SECTOR: Services
% Spent on beneficiaries
Financial Score:
Age: 31 Years
Tax Benefit: 50%
Foreign donations:
Location(s): Maharashtra
Issues Addressed:
Education of underprivileged children; Prevention of child labour; Formal schooling; Reduction in drop out rates; Improved reading skills;
Supported by:
Infosys Foundation; Bitwise Solutions Pvt Ltd; Ernst & Young Pvt Ltd; Saint Gobain India Foundation; Asha for Education; Asmae- Les Amis De Soeur Emmanuelle; Bal Raksha Bharat (Save the Children); Volkart Foundation
Key Trustees:
Mrs. Rajani Paranjpe; Ms. Bina Sheth Lashkari; Ms. Neela Dabir; Ms. Arnavaz Kharas; Mr. Nitin Dadia
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
  • Mumbai Rs3,000 per child per year for Computer Center
  • Rs 5,000 per child per year for School Partnership Program
  • Pune Rs3,000 per child per year for transport
  • Rs10,000 support a Teachers Training for a year
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Bringing education to the Door Step of less privileged
  • Addresses issues of literacy for often-forgotten children of pavement/slum dwellers and construction site families who are not enrolled in schools, have limited access to books, no place to study and drop out to take care of siblings. It tackles 3 main problems of non-enrollment, wastage and stagnation.
  • Bridges this gap using innovative intervention programs like Balwadis, study classes, child care centers, transportation, community libraries and computer classes. The School on Wheels program have buses serving as mobile classrooms reaching to street children. The School Partnership Program is deployed in 24 MCGM schools/9,562 children.
  • Their annual outreach is over 90,000 (1,00,000) children in Mumbai and Pune. Beneficiaries (FY15): Community based educational programs 1,977 children, School on Wheels program 558 children and Acquire skills from Computer centers 2,980 children.
13 cr
10 cr
Source : Audit Report 2016