Silicon Valley

Silicon ValleySan Jose, CA, USA
Current Projects:37
Previous Projects:37
Total Volunteers:1
Established:1995
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Address:Asha for Education, Silicon Valley, PO Box 641741, San Jose, CA, USA
Phone:408-394-3761

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1AID - Alternative for India Development
NFE schools for children employed in carpet-weaving industry
JHARKHAND
2Ankur
The Ankur project sends children from the urban slums of Pune and Pimpri-Chinchwad to the Ankur school located in Pune, where they receive formal education. The children come from families of varied backgrounds such as daily laborers and rag pickers.
MAHARASHTRA
3Asha Darshan Trust - Assam
The primary objective is to promote education in a poverty ridden and militancy prone area by supporting community workers, teachers and equipments essential to run primary, pre-primary schools and vocational training centers.
ASSAM
4Asha Trust - Sankalp Day Care
Sankalp Daycare Centre provides training and education for children with special needs in Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh.
UTTAR PRADESH
5Balavikas-Kosgi
This project is an effort to improve the infrastrucutre, teaching aids and quality of education in 10 Govt schools of Kosgi mandal in Mahabubnagar district of Andhra Pradesh.
TELANGANA
6Bharat Sevashram Sangha - Pranabananda Boys Hostel
A hostel run for boys in or around Malda town, who will be provided free room, board and educational tutor ship. while attending local school
WEST BENGAL
7Borderless World Foundation - Basera-e-Tabassum
A child home exclusively for girl children, ranging from 3 to 18 years, orphaned by militancy, illness or accidental deaths in the border district of Kupwara.
JAMMU AND KASHMIR
8Center for Development of Disadvantaged People (CDDP)
Non formal schools for dalit children in villages in Thiruvallur district in Tamil Nadu
TAMIL NADU
9CERT - Center for Environment and Rural Technology
Paryavaran Shiksha Niketan
UTTAR PRADESH
10Dakshinayan CHEO
Dakshinayan is Asha's effort to increase literacy rate and reduce dropout level in tribal regions of Jharkand.
JHARKHAND
11Deena Bandhu - Science Learning
- Deena Bandhu plans to design a mobile science van to take science experiments to the doorstep of neighboring schools. - Deenabandhu aims to build 5 TLMs to explain Science and Math concepts by way of practical demonstrations, aimed at profe
KARNATAKA
12Eureka Quality Improvement Program
EQUIP Tamilnadu is a project to improve learning quality in schools and villages across the state/
TAMIL NADU
13Fellowship: Aheli Chowdhury
To use RTI to understand and review the different schemes and projects of the Delhi Government for elementary education.
DELHI
14Fellowship: Sandeep Pandey
 
UTTAR PRADESH
15Fellowship: Saurabh Sharma
To train college and university students in the use of RTI to initiate campaigns and do advocacy on issues related to students.
DELHI
16Fellowship: Vallabhacharya Pandey
In addition to the overall Asha India accounts responsibilities, Vallabh bhai is leading regional projects development, monitoring, performance and audits.
UTTAR PRADESH
17Ganguria Sri Sri Saradatirtham
This village of Malda district is extremely backward with most of the standard developments yet to reach. Swami Grijatmnanda, a retired Ramakrishna Ashram high school teacher, started this educational institute and charitable medical clinic.
WEST BENGAL
18GB School
Gaurabai Kanya Vidyalaya is a high school for girls. It aims to provide 6th thru 12th grade education in arts, science, technical and vocational areas. Funds are needed to provide for salaries, dress, lunch, sports activities and class rooms. ...
UTTAR PRADESH
19Hamsadhwani Foundation
 
ANDHRA PRADESH
20Him Darshan Kutir
 
UTTAR PRADESH
21HWSTVAPSS - Savidya Upasamati
The Savidya Upasamiti project has adopted 7 schools (4 primary, 2 middle and 1 vocational school) benefitting 680 children in the Champawat district of Uttaranchal. The parents of most students are agricultural workers or daily labourers.
UTTARANCHAL
22Irula - Bharathi Trust
Provide educational motivation centers for Irula tribal children in South India.
TAMIL NADU
23Isha Education
Isha Vidhya's vision is to transform the quality of education for the rural population by providing high quality school education so that the native intelligence of rural children has the opportunity to bloom.
TAMIL NADU
24Jagriti Bal Vikas Samiti
Apna Skool is a school for economically disadvantaged children in the suburbs of Kanpur in Uttar Pradesh . $80 Donation will support ONE child for ONE year. Contact sv@ashanet.org for child profile after WAH Donation.
UTTAR PRADESH
25Jeevan Jyot Mandal
To provide life skills through special education for mentally challenged children
MAHARASHTRA
26Jnana Prabodhini - Padsare - Prachiti
Padsare is a mono crop area and the children constitute the first generation of children studying. Govt. schools are in a bad shape and private schools are too far off for this area.
MAHARASHTRA
27Jyotirgamaya - Bal Mahila Kalyan
Jyotirgamaya is Asha's effort to increase literacy rate in Bihar. The project focuses on tribal hamlets in Katihar district.
BIHAR
28Kuno Education Project
This project aims at providing education for the children in 5-12 age group numbering ~500 villages that were relocated in order to prepare a wildlife sanctuary for a pride of Gir lions
MADHYA PRADESH
29Mountain Childrens Foundation - RTI
The MCF is about breaking down barriers between people and helping the young people tap the power of collective action. It is essential to the MCF���¢�¯�¿�½�¯�¿�½s success that the young people be
UTTARANCHAL
30Nanhi Kali
Aimed at reducing Girl child drop out rates by supporting costs of their education
CHHATTISGARH
31National Association for the Blind - Valsad
The National Association for the Blind, Valsad, works with the visually impaired. Asha supports assistance to the students and procurement of special educational material. NAB project is one of the Silicon Valley "Support A Child", SAC Projects.
GUJARAT
32Nisarga - Kondh Tribal Children Education
Praja Chetna aims to open single-teacher schools and direct the teachers to work as community organizers. And to prepare students of 3rd and 4th std to join the Tribal residential schools run by ITDA.
ANDHRA PRADESH
33Pathri
The Pathri project is being managed by the Friends of Doon (FOD) Society with the primary goal of bringing economic changes to the nomadic Gujjars' lives, who were relocated from the Rajaji National Park, by providing basic education and healthcare
UTTARANCHAL
34People First Educational Charitable Trust - Gaya Rescue Junction
Railway-Children Rescue: Care and education for street-children living on the platforms of Gaya station, Bihar, India.
BIHAR
35Prayas -- Pratirodh Sansthan
Pratirodh Sansthan runs Aadharshila Residential School for tribal girls who have no direct access to education otherwise, while also acting as a bridge to enroll girls into government/formal schools
RAJASTHAN
36RRC - Rural Rehabilitation Center
They aim to heighten awareness of the social forces that lead to female infanticide (extreme poverty, women's low status in society etc.), to understand it's negative outcomes, and to allow the locals gain the skills and self-confidence to find...
TAMIL NADU
37Ruchika
Alternative schools for formal/non-formal education.
ORISSA
38Samerth Charitable Trust - Talim Kendra
Samerth Talim Kendra, is a day care for special needs children in Juhapura Sarkhej cluster, a relatively impoverished locality in south-west Ahmedabad
GUJARAT
39SETWIN
Mobilize & organize the rural poor especially marginalized woman & generate awareness in the field of education, socio-economic, legal and health care, self employment scheme with a view to making communities stand on their own feet.
TAMIL NADU
40Seva Mandir - NFE Centers
Education Unit of Seva Mandir has been running Non-Formal Education Centers in the remote rural villages of Udipur and Rajsamand districts of Rajasthan since 1991. The projct has been greatly sucessful in incrementally improving literacy rate.
RAJASTHAN
41Shikshana Vahini, Mysore
The current project is for a consortium of 312 Government schools in Heggadadevanakote taluk, Mysore District, Karnataka benefitting an estimated 43000 tribal children in 312 govt schools
KARNATAKA
42Shristi Special Academy
Provide quality services and structured intervention programs for children with mental retardation, autism or any other intellectual impairment.
KARNATAKA
43Society of Door Step Schools - Dattawadi Study Centre (Pune)
Door Step School runs study classes for children going to school to try and improve the levels of the children.
MAHARASHTRA
44Society of Door Step Schools - Door Step School (Pune) Laman Tanda
Door Step School runs Non-formal education (NFE) classes for out-of-school children and study classes for those attending school. Laman Tanda is one such center where classes are conducted for children in the surrounding slum.
MAHARASHTRA
45Sowbhagya Educational Trust
The trust supports formal education for underprivileged children from surrounding villages. The children are supported from class 6 through polytechnic or higher education. Once they graduate, the trust helps them in finding gainful employment.
TAMIL NADU
46Sowbhagya Educational Trust - Sowbhagya Higher Education Project
The Sowbhagya Higher Ed program supports students from the Sowbhagya Trust who have progressed to higher education such as college or a diploma program
TAMIL NADU
47Sowbhagya Higher Education -- Asha Chennai Scholarships
Higher Education scholarships
TAMIL NADU
48Sri Subrahmanya Swamy Educational Society - SES Hyderabad
Formal school being run for children belonging to the slum area near Osmania University in Hyderabad
ANDHRA PRADESH
49Sshrishti Learning Center
Sshrishti Learning Centre caters to children in Kishangarh and slums near B-5/6 sectors of Vasant Kunj, New Delhi. The students are children of migrant laborers and domestic help in the area.
DELHI
50SSUP - Sanskriti O Samaj Unnayan Parishad
SSUP, founded in 1989, is based in Malda, about 350 km from Calcutta, in West Bengal. The organization lays emphasis on working with the community people so that they take up their own development projects.
WEST BENGAL
51Surul Centre for Services in Rural Area (CSRA)
The objective of the project is to Impart reading skills / enhance reading ability of every child between 4-14 year old of ten tribal village in Illambazar Block of Birbhum;Ensure that over a 2 year period at the end of which designating these villag
WEST BENGAL
52Swami Vivekananda Youth Movement - VidyaKiran
SVYM-VidyaKiran is a project to support students that are academically bright, economically constrained and have the desire to continue their college education.
KARNATAKA
53Swami Vivekananda Youth Movement - Shikshana Vahini, Bijapur
Shikshanavahini will supplement and complement the goals of Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan (SSA ). The basic objective of the program is to strengthen primary education in government schools in Bijapur district.
KARNATAKA
54The Satsang Foundation - Satsang Vidyalayas
Project for infrastructure improvements and expansions to conduct higher classes
ANDHRA PRADESH
55The Society of Door Step Schools (Pune)
Doorstep School (DSS) provides education and support to the often-forgotten children of pavement dwellers, slum dwellers, construction site families and many other underprivileged families.
MAHARASHTRA
56Tomorrow's Foundation
Sponsor A Child Program with Tomorrow's Foundation
WEST BENGAL
57TRUWDES - School for Tribal Children, Manjampatti
Primary school in Manjampatti village, a tribal hamlet in Kodai hills, TamilNadu, educating about 60 tribal children from 3 hamlets with no other schools nearby.
TAMIL NADU
58Vanasthali Rural Development Center
Vanasthali Rural Development Center (VRDC) is a voluntary organization, which feels that the process of rural improvement has to be initiated at the grassroots level. VRDC focuses on laying a foundation for education for rural children in Maharashtra
MAHARASHTRA
59Vidya
This particular project proposal is regarding one Pre-school centre (creche) and one Women's Educational centre. VIDYA runs a number of such pre-school and women's educational centres. The Pre-school (Creche) programme was first established in II...
DELHI
60Viveka Kendra
The Viveka project aims to provide for the "all-round development" of the child to shape his/her contribution to society tomorrow.
KARNATAKA
61Voluntary Association For Rural Upliftment and Networking - VARUN
Voluntary Association For Rural Upliftment and Networking (VARUN) has been involved in the all round development of Chandauli district for the last two years
UTTAR PRADESH