Every child deserves the best chance for a bright future. And that’s why we are fiercely committed to ensuring children not only survive, but thrive. Bold in our ambition and powerful in our care, we do whatever it takes to save the world’s children.
Vivekaashram India Foundation is a non-profit that works on education at all fronts. Our vision is an India and a world where girls and boys of all classes can learn equally and excellently, leaders of their worlds, their lives rich with the arts.
Children in India continue to suffer due to issues like such as lack of healthcare, malnutrition, poor hygiene, illiteracy and exploitation.
11.27 lakh children below 5 die in a year. This is 3212 under 5 child deaths per day 1 in every 11 children in India is works as a child laborer More than half (56%) of the under 5 deaths occur within the first 28 days of life, we work to prevent these lives Almost 1 in 3 women in India are married before the age of 18 8.4 crores children in India don’t go to school 20% of grade 2 children in India cannot recognize numbers 1-9; 53% of children drop out of school at elementary level 49.5% of grade 5 children cannot do subtraction; 51.09% of grade 5 children cannot read grade 2 English and 25.4% children of grade 8 cannot read grade 2 text
Children are perhaps the most "voiceless" segment of the population and it is up to us to recognize their issues and work together to address them.Read More