Working with children and women from impoverished families with a vision to provide high-quality holistic education to enable community transformation.

Educate

Educating the children right from their formative years through college.

Engage

Engaging with the community and making them partners in the process.

Empower

Empowering the families and giving them the ability to make informed choices.

Ek Tara’s
Journey

Starting with just 20 beneficiaries Ek Tara now have over 1300 children and women as a part of its programmes mainly centered around quality education and skill development . All beneficiaries including those in the vocational training unit have access to support initiatives on health, hygiene, nutrition and skill building opportunities.

Education

Projects constituting our education programme are designed to meet all academic, co curricular and overall development of children, right from 3-18 years. The curriculum is in line with the syllabus of leading English medium mainstreams schools of the city.

Health
& Hygiene

Health and Hygiene is an integral programme of EkTara , introduced in 2015 to promote health and hygiene awareness within the children and community and ensuring the progress of the project activities in a defined framework of planning monitoring and implementation.

Nutrition

EkTara introduced Nutrition Programme in 2013 addressing the nutrition problems of the direct beneficiaries enrolled in school programme which aims at improvement of their nutritional status and check the dropout rate.

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.

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Covid-19 Relief

Donate Ration kit to an underprivileged family for 1 month

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Donate Towards General Funds

We urge everyone to help us cover general expenses vital to the running of the organisation.

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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

Give a Little

Donate Towards General Funds

We urge everyone to help us cover general expenses vital to the running of the organisation.

Latest Happenings

Events, workshops & festivities at ek tara

MILLIPEDE Workshop

MILLIPEDE Workshop

National Theatre of Scotland and ThinkArts (based in Kolkata) presented MILLIPEDE in partnership with Indian artists, scientists and…

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Let’s Talk Climate

Let’s Talk Climate

To combat the challenges of climate change we launched a planned 12 week long thematic campaign “Let’s Talk Climate “for our girls…

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Vitamin Distribution

Vitamin Distribution

We distributed multivitamins to our children who had undergone general health check up by our in-house doctor and had been diagn…

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Our Supporters

  • Strive2Thrive

    Strive2Thrive

  • Development Solutions Organization

    Development Solutions Organization

  • Lions Club International

    Lions Club International

  • The Burlap People

    The Burlap People

  • Indigo Paints

    Indigo Paints

  • Bata

    Bata

  • 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

  • Connect For

    Connect For

  • Urbana

    Urbana

  • Bathwal Corporation

    Bathwal Corporation

  • B. P. Poddar Hospital Medical Research

    B. P. Poddar Hospital Medical Research

  • Buildwell Group

    Buildwell Group

  • Camp K12

    Camp K12

  • Infinity

    Infinity

  • Industrial Safety Products

    Industrial Safety Products

  • Kolkata Sanved

    Kolkata Sanved

  • Leader's Quest

    Leader's Quest

  • PCT

    PCT

  • Tata Steel

    Tata Steel

  • Talk to a Scientist

    Talk to a Scientist