Roshni is a social enterprise dedicated to alleviating poverty in India by empowering girls to realize their highest potential.
We believe that with self confidence and persistence any dream can be achieved.
We believe that there is a distinction between education and literacy.
We believe that education is a means to economic empowerment and social progress
We find hidden gems and unleash their potential.
We empower teachers, girls, and their families through Employability Training to prepare them for professional careers, and Life Skills Training to prepare them for life.
We also provide employment and scholarship opportunities to Roshni students and alumni.
We work in all 9 districts of Delhi and 3 districts of Uttar Pradesh.
Over 10,000 girls trained and empowered
Over 50 schools as partners
Over 15 school districts reachedOver 250 school teachers influenced
Over 50,000 stakeholders impacted
Over 1,500 early marriages called off
Over 50 sibling child laborers sent to school
90% of Roshni alumni have broken the cycle of poverty.
The Academic Support Program for English Language and Study Skills has launched in 10 schools in Delhi.
Stay tuned for the scholar profiles.
As a part of the Roshni-Castilleja partnership, 22 students and 4 teachers from Castilleja School in California spent over a week in Delhi working on interactive projects with Roshni girls.
The event was SOLD OUT!
On April 29th, Roshni Founder Saima Hasan was honored with the Global Award, presented by Ms. Magazine and the Feminist Majority Foundation.
20 students and 4 teachers from Castilleja School in California will spend one week with Roshni in Delhi this January! Click here to learn more.