Kishalay Foundation

Works to improve early healthcare and basic education for children in rural West Bengal

  • Started: 2013
  • Kolkata, West Bengal

About

Through its Education Program, Kishalay works with government primary schools in remote rural areas to provide a sports package, which includes a cric Read moreket kit, footballs, a chess board, and badminton rackets, in addition to providing educational toys which have the potential to enhance children's learning. It also works with the schools to provide tablets loaded with educational videos from Khan Academy Bangla. Kishalay also aims to mitigate nutritional issues faced by rural children by offering yogurt with vitamin supplements in addition to the government schools' mid-day meal schemes. Kishalay directly works with 500 kids through its own centers and indirectly impacts 5000 kids in government primary schools. In the future, it aims to to conduct camps related to basic health issues such as dental hygiene, eye checkups, and awareness about immunization.

Sectors

  • Food & Nutrition
  • Child & Youth Development
  • Education

Programs

Registration Details

  • Registration ID
    U80901WB2013NPL196716
  • VO ID / Darpan ID
    WB/2018/0190631
  • FCRA

    Not Available

Location

Project Location

Headquarters

4, Bhowmick Park, Kamrabad, Sonarpur

Projects in States

West Bengal, Chhattisgarh, Bihar, Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh, Delhi

Other Details

  • Type & Sub Type

    Non-profit
    Section 8 (formerly Section 25)