CKS Foundation

Works for providing education to underprivileged children, conserving the environment and ensuring access to medical facilities for the marginalized population

  • Started: 2010
  • New Delhi, Delhi

About

Works with the three-fold objective of Conservation, Knowledge and Service with primary focus on providing quality education to children from socially Read more and economically disadvantaged backgrounds. Through its conservation initiative, it undertakes projects for protection of water resources, environment, flora, fauna and forests through awareness campaigns, mobilization of volunteers for conservation activities and cleaning drives in hill stations. Its Knowledge initiative works with the aim of providing equal educational opportunities to every child and operates an umbrella education project called Vidyarthi. The activities are focused on persuading parents to send their children to school, providing coaching to children attending government or municipal schools and distributing free educational material and stationery to students. It also provides Spoken English and Personality Development classes for school children and offers them career guidance and counselling. Its project UDAAN works to encourage and promote creativity in children with experimental learning and self-discovery through theater, dance, music, artwork, crafts, creative writing, photography, film screenings, educational tours, visits, picnics and storytelling. The Service project operates through the Swasthya Foundation which provides medical and financial assistance to people living in backward rural areas and urban slums and also provides medical aid, medicines, clothes, food, ration and other daily use articles to the inhabitants. It also distributes food items, nutritional supplements and home cooked meals to children to help them meet their nutritional requirements. Through its project Vitran, it distributes footwear, woollen clothes and blankets to homeless and needy individuals every year at the beginning of winter season. It also undertakes rehabilitation and disaster relief activities through distribution of medicines, food packets, dry ration, utensils, clothes, blankets, and other vital daily use articles in affected areas and relief camps.

Sectors

  • Education
  • Energy & Environment
  • Health

Registration Details

  • Registration ID
    6501
  • VO ID / Darpan ID
    DL/2016/0110246

Location

Project Location

Headquarters

25, Babar Road Bengali Market

Offices in Cities

Delhi, Rudraprayag

Projects in States

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

Other Details

  • Type & Sub Type

    Non-profit
    Trust

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