Karol Bagh Annual Day – Celebration of a milestone

After extensive surveys and an immense effort by the volunteers, the Karol Bagh centre of UPAY was started about a year back, in September 2017. A recent call with the zonal director handling the Karol Bagh Center of UPAY left me completely surprised and in awe. The Karol Bagh centre has seen many hurdles; unfriendlyContinue reading “Karol Bagh Annual Day – Celebration of a milestone”

My journey with UPAY Foundation

By Chimi Dorji, BA (Mass Communication and Audiovisual production), Symbiosis International Deemed University The UPAY (Underprivileged Advancement by Youth) Foundation is a non-governmental organization – an educational institution that facilitates free access to education in the wake of privatization. The Foundation since its establishment has many success stories across the regional and national level. Today, there areContinue reading “My journey with UPAY Foundation”

Anju Mam’s journey at Artemis center – struggle & success of Footpathshala

I joined UPAY last year with a goal to utilize my leisure time in a more productive  manner. I am thrilled to share that today three children were enrolled at a nearby government primary school ,one girl in middle school and hopefully two will start going to the school again after a gap of oneContinue reading “Anju Mam’s journey at Artemis center – struggle & success of Footpathshala”

From Thought to Action: Launching a new center in Gurgaon

“One small step for a man, one giant leap for mankind” There can be nothing worse for UPAY than discontinuation of a functional center. As the slums of Sec-51 were cleared by urban development authorities, our beloved center ceased to exist overnight as the students had to migrate. Setting the context. My journey with UPAYContinue reading “From Thought to Action: Launching a new center in Gurgaon”

UPAY Karol Bagh initiative – A Step Forward

“Education is beautification of the inner world and the outer world.”-Amit Ray Making a difference Life is what you make it. But not all get a chance to live a life of their dreams. Like a sapling grows into a tree with a lot of care and attention, similarly, a child is nurtured into aContinue reading “UPAY Karol Bagh initiative – A Step Forward”