Increasing Employability amongst High School Students

In rural and urban India, 62% of students drop out of school at the age of 15 or 16, prior to completion of their 10th year of education. These students lack the basic education and life skills required to earn a livelihood. To combat this trend and make high school …

Structural Support for Performing Arts School

The GSRD Foundation provides structural support to Kattaikkuttu Sangam, a residential school for underprivileged rural children and youth, to help train students in performing arts, in general, and traditional Kattaikkuttu music theatre, in particular. The Kattaikkuttu School provides a regular school curriculum as well. Children who attend the Kattaikkuttu School …

Vocational Training for Underprivileged Youth in Andra Pradesh

Through the ADM Capital Foundation and their local partner ASSIST, the GSRD Foundation supports the vocational trainings of 950 troubled and depressed youths aged 14 to 18 in Andhra Pradesh, India. Using a vocational training centre established by ASSIST, intensive training is given in trades such as computer applications, garment …

Vocational and Skills Training to Stimulate Youth Employment

Together with Plan Nederland, the GSRD foundation has set up an initiative to stimulate youth employment by providing vocational and life skills training for underprivileged girls and boys in resettlement colonies of Delhi and Hyderabad, India. The key purpose of the initiative is to provide young girls and boys from …

Promoting the Growth of Organic Cotton

Together with Solidaridad and the Indian farmers’ cooperative Chetna, the GSRD Foundation supports the growth of organic cotton in Orissa, India. By supporting the growth of organic cotton we strive to decrease the negative effects of cotton cultivation on the environment, reduce poverty and improve the living conditions of cotton …