NYSASDRI, a voluntary organization is working for education of the tribal girls. Since 1996-97 they are running a school in Hukumtola village under Bisama Cuttack Block of Rayagada district. Rayagada is one of the tribal districts in Orissa. Due to Poverty, low capita income, seasonal migration, Naxal movement and low female literacy rate, the development was low in the area.
Over the last 4 years, KPIT, along with LAFARGE and L&T Infotech, raised funds to support the education of about 175 tribal girls at NYSASDRI. For the FY 15-16 290 KPITes contributed towards this cause. Over the last 4 years around 1,200 employees supported this cause.
Nelgunda is a remote village in the lush green forest, 350 kms away from Nagpur. There is an existing modest infrastructure of two rooms initially made for the Zilla Parishad School. The building today stands in a dilapidated state. The plan is to modify the existing infrastructure & make it operational for 40 students in first year of operation and the Nelagunda School need help on the following facilities
KPIT came forward to support Nelgunda English School, A Project by Lok Biradari Prakalp, started and run by Dr. Prakash and Dr. Mandakini Amte. Nearly 500 employees contributed towards this initiative supporting the education of nearly 1,000 children.
Set up the necessary furniture
Construct a kitchen-shed cum storage-area, as the school will provide breakfast and lunch to the enrolled children
Construct usable toilet-blocks
Provide potable water to students and staff