Community Engagement

The objective is to create an environment for our community partners to help them establish key strategic priorities and support sustainable development. This process helps achieve greater self-sufficiency for present and future generations.

Working closely with people living in the municipal Wards 59, 65 & 66, Ek Tara develops and delivers programmes and initiatives that respond to their needs and supports the communities. Focusing on local priorities, and bringing people together around key issues, providing information / training, encourage collaboration, support planning and implementation along with local authorities; Ek Tara delivers benefits to the local residents. It’s a triangular methodology based on stakeholder engagement, feedback and consultant recommendation.

To ensure the success of our intervention, a Community Mobilization Programme was becoming increasingly necessary. We take regular assessments of our beneficiaries by collecting household data and evaluating the worthiness of their sponsorship. Due to this Programme we are also able to share information with stakeholders for the advancement of our initiatives and get a better understanding of our impact.

Chakke Pe Kaksha – Mobile School

This project in partnership with the Belgian organization – The Mobile School aims at providing quality learning resources at the primary level using 360 panels on various subjects. It reaches out to 600 children.

The project seeks out street and slum children in their own environment and creates positive meeting places where the child is unconditionally accepted and respected. The street workers visit the children to listen to them, build up a trusting relationship and offer opportunities to develop a positive self-image.

Mothers’ Forum

Parental support includes direct learning before and during formal education, as well as monitoring and facilitating factors that are indirectly linked, such as nutrition, behaviour, health, and hygiene. Ek Tara engages with the families through awareness programmes. The mothers forum is a platform that equips an elective parent representative body that replicates the learning acquired during their time at EK Tara . The project reaches out to 800 families.

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Covid-19 Relief

Donate Ration kit to an underprivileged family for 1 month

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Support Children in Mainstream Schools

Sponsor books and uniform for 30 mainstream children @ Rs.90,000/- for 1 year

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Relief & Rehabilitation Project

Support our Covid-19 Relief & Rehabilitation Project

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Sponsor Tele-classes for children

Donate to support tele-classes for children for Covid-19 Project

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Relief & Rehabilitation Project

Support our Covid-19 Relief & Rehabilitation Project

Give a Little

Sponsor Tele-classes for children

Donate to support tele-classes for children for Covid-19 Project

Latest Happenings

Events, workshops & festivities at ek tara

Relief Highlights

Relief Highlights

Ek Tara has started a 3 month relief and rehabilitation plan for its 800 families/5000 pax living in the slums of Topsia and Tiljala, a timeline for…

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Our Supporters

  • Hyatt Regency Kolkata

    Hyatt Regency Kolkata

  • Kolkata Foundation

    Kolkata Foundation

  • Birla Academy Of Art & Culture

    Birla Academy Of Art & Culture

  • Bombay Gow Rakshak Trust

    Bombay Gow Rakshak Trust

  • Her Future Coalition

    Her Future Coalition

  • Indian Political Action Committee

    Indian Political Action Committee

  • Indian Oil Petronas Private Limited

    Indian Oil Petronas Private Limited

  • Indus Valley World School

    Indus Valley World School

  • Kajaria Ceramics

    Kajaria Ceramics

  • Modern High School for Girls

    Modern High School for Girls

  • Slum Jam

    Slum Jam

  • West Bengal Industrial Development Corporation

    West Bengal Industrial Development Corporation

  • Kathleen Confectioners

    Kathleen Confectioners

  • Keventer

    Keventer

  • Mobile School

    Mobile School

  • 300 million challenge A Katha-led initiative

    300 million challenge
    A Katha-led initiative

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