Success Stories

Saba Parveen

Saba Parveen

Saba has been with Ek Tara since 2011 and is one of its oldest students. She lives with her parents and 2 younger siblings who study at Ek Tara and they live in a 100 sq room including…

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Navreen Aslam

Navreen Aslam

Navreen comes from one of the most economically deprived families associated with Ek Tara. She lives with her parents and 3 younger brothers. Her parents recently…

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Naheda Ali

Naheda Ali

Naheda has been with Ek Tara for the last 4 years, and is an inspiration to other young girls as she is one of our first students to have joined graduate studies. She is…

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Rukaiya

Rukaiya

Rukaiya grew up in a poor family in a small village in Bihar. When only in class four she was forced to drop out of school so that she could help her mother with household…

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Covid-19 Relief

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We urge everyone to help us rebuild the lives of those affected by the fire that destroyed one of our slums in Topsia

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Relief & Rehabilitation Project

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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

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Sponsor Tele-classes for children

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Latest Happenings

Events, workshops & festivities at ek tara

Block Printing Activity

Block Printing Activity

Young Indians Kolkata organized a block printing workshop. Our kids mixed colours and painted using ornate wooden blocks. With…

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Plastics for Pads

Plastics for Pads

We asked our adolescent girls and community women to bring in single use plastics, which they were able to exchange for sanitary pads, all…

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