About Vidya Poshak:
Vidya Poshak is a registered non-profit organization started in 2001. Vidya Poshak strongly believes that education is the solution for ending poverty. When we invest in a young, economically challenged meritorious youth for a few years, we can break the poverty cycle of a family forever.
- Till date 560+ Millions invested for the Empowerment of youth.
- Every year 10000+ Youth directly benefited through Financial Support, Skill Training Programs & Library Services programs of Vidya Poshak
- One of the few CSO’s rated by CRISIL as Strong Delivery Capability
- Winner – 2016 Spirit of Humanity Award for Excellence in Education by Americares Foundation
- Winner -2013 E NGO awards for organizational efficiency among 250 contests from south Asia
- Winner –Manthan award 2013 for social media empowerment
- Vidya Poshak is the regional finalist for “Apeejay India volunteer Award” in the category volunteer involving NGO of the year 2011
- 100% of Applicants’ home was visited by the volunteers. On average every year more than 1000 house visits are made covering 600 villages/small towns from 10 districts.
- More than 300 Senior volunteers and 200+ youth Volunteers were engaged in several programs of Vidya Poshak.
- Since 2001 our focus has been only on the Empowerment of Youth, We have invested 100% of Donation / funds from donors towards Empowerment of Youth through Education and Skill Development and not for any physical assets