Applications to the Dasra Girl Power awards are closed. We'd like to thank our partners Guidestar India and all the applicants. We got over 200 entries from organizations across three areas of interventions – Health, Education and Life Skills. We're currently reviewing the entries and will get in touch with selected organizations by email.
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It's a touchdown for the Naz Foundation! We're thrilled to announce them as our latest giving circle recipient. The "Goal" programme, featured in our report the Power of Play, have effectively used sport to transform the lives of young underprivileged girls in India, on and off the court. They will be receiving 3 Crores over 3 years and we'll be providing hands-on assistance to help them create large scale impact. Watch Goal Coach Pallavi Gaikwad speak at the CGI 2013 on how her life was transformed.
Aptly titled Strategy for Scale, our latest edition of capacity building workshop for non-profits and social businesses from various sectors and stages of growth, a 7-day residential workshop scheduled for 12th - 18th December, 2013. Sessions on Strategic Growth, Communication, Impact Assessment and Leadership. Participants will learn to formalize their future targets and goals, and build a more robust plan for achieving them. For more information and the application forms Click here.
3 million women in India are victims to sex-trafficking, but actual figures reveal that this number is probably 3-5 times higher. Trafficking is a crime against humanity, robbing victims of their rights and posing a threat on their lifetime prospects. Ending this form of modern day slavery must become a priority for philanthropic investment. 'Zero Traffick' focuses on tackling the problem at the root to stop more girls from falling prey and eliminate sex trafficking in India. Click here to read.