What is Ekal Vidyalaya?
What is Ekal Vidyalaya?

Ekal Vidyalaya is a non-profit charity organization with a mission to eradicate illiteracy from rural & tribal India.

The concept is very simple:

  • One dollar, One day, One school, One village.
  • So, your $365 donation supports a school of 30 children for one full year.
  • Think about it, less than the cost of coffee a day supports the entire school.
What other things Ekal provide?
What other things Ekal provide?

Ekal’s foundation is based on four cornerstone

  • Primary Education.
  • Basic Health & Hygiene Education
  • Economic Development Education
  • Social Empowerment Education
Why is the cost so low?
Why is the cost so low?
  • First of all, almost everyone in the US is a volunteer.
  • Overall, the overhead cost is less than 10%, which is well-below most of the comparable charities in the U.S.
  • As for the schools in India, there is no brick-and-mortar structure. The schools are held may be under a tree. or on a rooftop of a house, or a verandah of a village temple.