Snapshot
Society for Door Step School, The
SECTOR: Education
SUB SECTOR: Services
% Spent on beneficiaries
92%
Financial Score:
Age: 32 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
Recognition: Recognised as 2014 Re-imagine Learning Challenge Pioneer by the LEGO Foundation
Sector Comparison:
Beneficiary Spend:
Average: 82.9% Highest: 100.0% Lowest: 38.0%
Income:
Average: Rs4 cr Highest: Rs75 cr Lowest: Rs1 lac
How much to donate
  • Mumbai ₹3,000 per child per year for Computer Center
  • ₹5,000 per child per year for School Partnership Program
  • Pune ₹3,000 per child per year for transport
  • ₹10,000 support a Teachers Training for a year
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Bringing education to the Door Step of less privileged
  • The Society for Door Step School addresses issues of literacy for often-forgotten children of pavement, slum, and construction site dwellers, who are not enrolled in schools and 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.
  • Door Step School comprised their initiatives under two main programs Community Based Interventions and School Based Interventions. They have programs aiming to bridge the gap by using innovative intervention programs like community learning centers, parents' participation, networking and nurturing, school on wheels, study classes, child care centers, transportation, training centers, community libraries, English study, Science laboratories and computer classes, etc.
  • So far the NGO has reached out to 48,000+ beneficiaries in Mumbai and Pune through community interventions and more than 287,000 students through their school intervention programs.
Income
Rs
13 cr
Expense
Rs
13 cr
Source : Audit Report 2018