Tejaswi Nagar, Dharwad, Karnataka
The school serves 375 underprivileged children whose parents work as masons, carpenters, daily-wage workers, and vegetable vendors surviving on a meagre Rs. 15,000 – Rs. 30,000 per year. The school charges about Rs. 250 per year and at least 20% parents end up not paying. The school staff is paid by the government but the rest of expenses are borne by the school trust.
Status: Dressed up and ready for kids since 2012!
Location: Tejaswi Nagar, Dharwad, Karnataka, India.
No. of Students: 375
School Established in: 1984
Grades: Kindergarten & grades 1-7
Total Cost of Project: USD 20,000
OSAAT Contribution: Two classrooms and a library.
Before OSAAT Intervention
After OSAAT Intervention