NGO: Lila Poonawalla Foundation

Background:

The Lila Poonawalla Foundation is an education trust, established in 1994, that provides scholarships to economically challenged girls exhibiting academic excellence. The Founded places great importance on nurturing women’s abilities through a comprehensive education, including personal development workshops, activities, gatherings, study tours, and other such enrichment programs.

IDRF Partner Since: 2009

Focus Area: Education

Location: Maharashtra

Project Title: Scholarships

Details:

IDRF has made significant contributions to The Lila Poonawalla Foundation’s scholarships for deserving girls in both undergraduate and graduate programs. Funds are used to cover tuition, books, and extra coaching classes for scholarship recipients.

2012 award ceremony