Every nation dreams of a better tomorrow. And every nation's tomorrow lies in the hands of its children; the young stars who shape the future of the nation. So, it's important to nourish these young stars, after all it's a question of the nation's future.
Parle- the name symbolizes quality, nutrition and great taste. With a reach spanning even to the remotest villages of India, the company has definitely come a very long way since its inception.
Filled with the goodness of milk and wheat, Parle-G is a source of all round nourishment. Treat yourself to a pack of yummy Parle-G biscuits to experience what has nurtured and strengthened millions of people for over 70 years. A meal substitute for some and a tasty and healthy snack for many others. Consumed by some for the value it offers, and many others for its taste. Whatever the occasion, it has always been around as an instant source of nourishment. Little wonder that it's the largest selling biscuit brand in the world.
Amar Chitra Katha
Amar Chitra Katha has been creating graphic stories taken from Indian mythology, history and literature, for almost 50 years, with the view to acquaint Indian children with their heritage. The stories are written simply and illustrated in the comics format which is easily understood and appreciated by young people. With over 400 titles in over 20 languages, Amar Chitra Katha is synonymous with the visual reinvention of quintessentially Indian stories from the great epics, mythology, history, literature, oral folktales and many other sources.
Tinkle is 'where learning meets fun'. The first tinkle issue was released in the year 1980. Today Tinkle characters, stories and games are available in print, online and animation formats. The Tinkle print properties - magazine, digest and double digest - are India's largest selling English language magazines for children. With its unique mix of comics and articles on science, folktales, quizzes and contests, Tinkle has a large fan base of children across India.
LetsEndorse is a digital collaborative ecosystem of social change-makers and enablers. With a great need to consolidate the highly fragmented development ecosystem of India, LetsEndorse works towards fostering knowledge harnessing, syndication (both vertical and lateral) and fund/resource mobilization through its multi-sided market-network of non-profits, social entrepreneurs, local communities and corporations. The goal is to make ideas travel, equip sustainable solutions to replicate across geographies through local support, reduce reinvention of wheel and accelerate implementation of powerful models, in a transparent, people-powered manner.
Pearson MyPedia is the country's only fully integrated learning program. It caters to learners from KG to Grade 8, across all boards. MyPedia's program objective is to help learners build thinking skills. MyPedia combines publishing, digital, assessment, HomeApp and teacher development and support. In publishing, MyPedia includes coursebooks (English, Math, Social Studies, Science/EVS), workbooks attached to each coursebook and teaching plan for every topic. Digital includes in-class and at-home videos and practice questions. Assessment provides cutting-edge analytics and insights on learning gaps to enable early intervention. Professional development includes classroom training programs and year round on-going support. Currently, more than 60,000 learners study through the MyPedia program in the country.
Pearson is the world's largest education company. Pearson India offers solutions across K12, higher education, vocational education, test preparation and psychometric testing. In K12, Pearson works with more than 20,000 schools in India.
Children are filled with curiosity, desire to discover and tons of creative potential that is waiting to be tapped and nurtured. Play is the cornerstone of creative learning that involves collaborative, experiential and trial & error learning! Engaging, Hands-on activities form the core of the program at RoboGenius Academy that allows children to plan, investigate and implement their ideas. They develop scientific enquiry and essential life skills as they learn on their journey of discovery. Aha! Moments are plenty.
Our programs are inspired by the study of Prof. Michel Resnik, at the lifelong kindergarten group at the MIT Media Labs.
EdelGive Foundation is the philanthropic arm of the Edelweiss Group; established in 2008. The foundation works on two major principles, that of being a bridge between the users and providers of philanthropic capital and knowledge by bringing the skills, resources and talents of the for-profit world to the not-for-profit arena. This is complemented by well-planned employee engagement initiatives that are ingrained in the ethos of Edelweiss. Since its inception, the resources mobilised by EdelGive have positively impacted more than 60 NGOs working in the areas of education, livelihoods and women's empowerment and this has directly influenced lives of more than two lakh individuals.
In addition to the collective commitment of over Rs. 30 crores in seven years, 10,000 hours of pro bono support extended by Edelweiss employees have enabled NGOs to scale up their activities.
As part of its principle of collaborative philanthropy, EdelGive Foundation has also extended its zerocost platform to function as an advisor and aggregator to the donor community, thus ensuring funding from foundations and corporate reaches high impact NGOs.
Design For Change is proud to have been chosen as an EdelGiveinvestee.
Their generous support has been instrumental in enabling us to strengthen and deepen our work with our various government partnerships. Their contribution is also invaluable in enabling us to constantly monitor and evaluate our impact through third party monitoring and research.
ANY BODY CAN JUMP (A CARE FOUNDATION INITIATIVE)
CARE FOUNDATION is a non-government and a non-profit organization that was initiated in 1990.
It works towards the betterment of the society mainly by providing financial assistance through scholarships, and free education to deserving the poor and needy, better medical treatment at lower rates for the underprivileged at their Charitable Hospital & Medical Centre, women empowerment programs making them self-reliant, free education for children of construction workers and promote public awareness programs related to health, hygiene, family planning, AIDS, etc.
CLARIS LIFESCIENCES LIMITED
Claris Lifesciences Limited is among the leading players in the lifesciences industry in India which manufactures and markets high-end sterile injectable preparations, life-saving medicines and hospital products for the treatment of critical illness. The company goes beyond their area of expertise to enhance value creation and sustained growth in the society. For Design for Change they have ensured that through their continuous support to the movement.