NGO Details


Katha

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Location :
Arunachal Pradesh Delhi Haryana

Focus :
Education and Research

Guide Star No. :
852

About

Katha has been empowering children to become agents of change through quality education, teacher training and world-class book publishing. Katha works in the slums of New Delhi to ensure that children from underprivileged backgrounds are able to receive the quality of education needed to build a better future for themselves and their families. Katha’s programs have reached over 900,000 under-served children from 423 Municipal Corporation Schools and over 600 slum communities across Delhi. Katha has embarked on a major scale up plan to spread its innovative model to reach children across India and abroad.

Impact

Katha managed to impact the lives of more than 3.5 lac children, 657 government primary school teachers from 400 schools and 502 under-served communities across states. Through “I Love Reading” programme in Delhi; 26.6% of children attained grade-level reading competency after the Katha intervention. Katha has ignited the minds of over 80,00,000 children till date.