Planet Why

Project Brief: Planet Why - A place where children's home, women's shelter and guest house synergize to make the project sustainable
Project Type: One Time / Infrastructure (description)
Primary Focus: creating resources (description)

Secondary Focus: other

Area: Urban
Supporting Chapter Contact: Seattle
Status: completed - requirements ended
Project Steward: Megha
Project Partner(s):
Other Contacts:
Project Address: , C 15 CHIRAGH ENCLAVE,,New Delhi,
DELHI  110048
Tel: 91 11 26269915
Stewarding Chapter: Seattle
Apr 2008SeattleUSD 50900

Total = $50900

Planet Why is going to be a home for children (abadoned, orphaned, mentally and physically challenged). Their educational and living needs will be met by the staff of project why. The staff may be part of the women's center or come from the nearby community. sustainability will be addressed by the third component - the guest house, which will have 10 rooms of various capacities. The guests will be able to interact with the children. Additionally community resources will be built into planet why. Some resources are: Education for children in the community, jobs for youth that will be generated as staff for planet why and a safe house for women who come from abused homes.
To built a sustainable model for the NGO i.e., create income and jobs from guest house while housing abandoned children.
This organization runs Project why - A diverse set of after school programs, creches and center for mentally challenged children in the slums of south delhi. A successful model has been built that involves the community in helping their children to a better education. Planet why, a dream project will help project why be sustainable.
Sri Ram Goburdhun Charitable Trust
Project Why