Isha Vidhya (A Project of Isha Education)
SECTOR: Education
% Spent on beneficiaries
Financial Score:
Age: 12 Years
Tax Benefit: 50%
Foreign donations:
Location(s): Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu
Issues Addressed:
High quality school education to underprivileged rural children.
Supported by:
Apollo Hospitals, Infosys Foundation, Bharat Petroleum, IDBI Bank, L&T, SBI Life Insurance
Key Trustees:
Sadhguru Jaggi Vasudev, Deepak Satwalekar, Prahlad Kakkar
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
  • Rs3,000: noon-meal subsidy for 1 child per year
  • Rs12,000: Yearly scholarship support (tuition, books, health)
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Improving rural education for 40,000 children
  • 9 schools (6,415 children) in Tamil Nadu & Andhra Pradesh, 60% on full scholarship. Critical intervention provided to 560 rural government schools reaching 34,000 children.
  • Holistic, activity-based approach nurtures children's development beyond just academics, ensuring they realize their full potential, and learn in a joyful manner. Student Teacher ratio is 19:1 and Midday meals provided to all.
  • Scalable school model delivering quality education, within the constraints of local resources. Approach specially designed to compensate for the absence of English speaking environment & shortage of qualified teachers.
39 cr
25 cr
Source : Audit Report 2016

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