Educate Girls

www.educategirls.in

Social Entrepreneur

Safeena Husain.

Founded

2007.

MISSION

To enrol, retain and improve learning outcomes for girls in areas with the highest gender disparity.

Where they work

India.

BUSINESS MODEL

A comprehensive model that reforms government schools through community ownership and reaches 100% enrolment, achieves higher attendance and improves learning outcomes for all girls.  They successfully engage girl students, teachers, schools, communities and the government to create a sustainable, scalable and holistic platform.

Annual budget

US$6 million FY17 (Mar-17).

Delivered to date

Enrolled 153,721 out-of-school 6-14y girls​ and improved school quality for 3.8M children.

Impact

Improve enrolment, attendance and learning outcome.

BIG PLANS

To eliminate the gender gap in education in all the educationally backward districts in India.

Our investment so far

US$1,100,000 in unrestricted grants.

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Girls enjoy a creative learning lesson at school.
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Safeena Husain, Founder and Executive Director, at a meeting with a parent-led School Management Committee.
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Leader's of the girls councils