- ARISE (All round development in school education):
With the help of Tech Mahindra Foundation, we work in four Zilla Parishad schools of Mulshi block. Imparting constructivist pedagogies, strengthening of school committees and community extension are the domains of intervention to develop school as a fully functional institution.
Z. P. Primary school, Kondhur, Z. P. Primary School, Lavharde, Z. P. Primary School, Belawade and Higher Secondary School, Kondhur.
Support is also extended for 6 khelghars which covers 163 katkari children.
We work towards development in four major domains of school; Academic, Organization, Social and Infrastructure. Capacity building of teachers with constructivist pedagogies is a major thrust of the project.
- Heroes’ Academy:
ITVS support has enabled us to take ahead the work done during Samajhdar Jodidar project. A structured process of dialogue is implemented with youth groups for three months, in which they identify a task that will be in the interest of women and girls in villages. Hero academy felicitates the youths on completion of task and award them a certificate.
- A study of FGM survivors:
Few communities in India still practice female genital mutilation. Speak out for FGM is a group working to raise awareness against it. Speak out for FGM and Manch has undertaken a study of survivors of FGM. It is supported by Maharashtra Foundation, who has been partner in many initiatives of Manch.
- Katkari Khelghar:
Support by Mercedes Benz has enabled us to start five new khelghars in Mulshi to reach to more katkari children.