Literacy India

location: GurgaonHaryana

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Literacy India has clearly set the three E's as its goal on a process of achieving in next decade i.e., Education, Empowerment and Employment.
We started in 1996 with 5 children at a construction site in Palam Vihar Gurgaon, today we have 74 centres in an around Delhi, NCR across few states in India and have reached out to more than 400000 beneficiaries. Literacy India expanded its work on women empowerment by training over 20,000 women
Captain Indraani Singh, Managing Trustee and Founder is also a pilot, senior commander with Air India. She is the first Woman Commander on wide bodied aircraft AIRBUS - 300 in the world, also now moved on to A320 Airbus fleet of aircrafts and has logged more than 15000 hours of flying. She introduced digital learning module Gyantantra Digital Dost to reach more children, out of school, not upto academic level and quality learning outcome. Three E's has been evolved by LI under her guidance. For giving a platform to women's talent from the rural belt, she found INDHA under which all kinds of craft is being sold at many online portals
Full time staff :71
Part time staff:0
Contract staff :0
Volunteers: 100
Total Receipts for 2015-2016 is INR 49043530
Total Payments for 2015-2016 is INR 54745802
Activities and reach for the latest full Financial Year
No. of children (not attending regular school) helped to get into mainstream education system.: 2920
No. of slum children helped to hone their talent in various art forms such as painting, pottery, theatre, dance, animation etc. : 9710
No. of women who benefitted through the Indha project for poverty alleviation.: 600
No. of children being educated in our Non-formal school Vidyapeeth : 1013
No. of children and youth provided with livelihood options through vocational training.: 12766
No. of students receiving mainstream English Medium education. : 412
No. of beneficiaries who have been provided health care through the : 15382
No. of children impacted using Gyantantra Diigtal Dost developed scalable learning solution using technology: 13050
Rewards & Recognition
In 2015, Literacy india was awarded the International School Award by the British Council Outstanding development of the international dimension in the curriculum
Self generated ( fees/ subscriptions/ interest/ community contributions/ proceeds from sale of goods or services produced by the organisation etc.)1,556,6271,203,9512,088,860
Donation from Indian individuals through GiveIndia1,058,900053,096
Other donations from Indian individuals13,428,7631,768,3179,670,575
Donations from foreign individuals through GiveIndia1,570,01800
Other donations from foreign individuals13,308,472489,9621,112,626
Grants from Indian sources ( trusts/ govt/ companies/ foundations)9,945,54124,090,2444,088,108
Grants from International sources ( under FCRA)7,186,77613,851,8267,736,638
Sale of assets000
Total Receipts49,043,53042,406,64428,710,216
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PAYMENTS (Capital)
Capital items purchased for the organisation, excluding investment ( Fixed Deposits etc.)000
Capital items purchased for beneficiaries7,838,5867,000,4721,562,997
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PAYMENTS (Revenue)
Programme related2015-20162014-20152013-2014
Salaries and benefits21,374,58814,823,03513,601,487
Staff training519,13702,219,967
Staff travel2,248,8771,091,7321,360,821
Consultant's fees953,0350242,654
Office support expenses ( rent/ telephone/ electricty etc.)7,695,5044,237,0482,040,579
Materials procurred ( consummables as seed/ food/ books/ provisions etc.)5,239,0361,038,3591,428,332
Grants/ donations given to other organisations as part of programme000
Depreciation ( to be taken from Income and Expenditure account)3,877,9952,496,906438,222
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Payments(revenue) Programme Related
Non-programme related2015-20162014-20152013-2014
Salaries and benefits0480,0000
Staff training000
Staff travel019,4550
Office support expenses ( rent/ repairs/ telephone/ electricity etc.)09,215353,123
Communication ( correspondence/ Annual Reports/ brochures/ appeals/ website etc.)00407,642
Consultants' fees ( audit/ legal/ programme )0329,1190
Depreciation ( to be taken from Income and Expenditure account)000
Other non-programme expenses0486,31810,000
Total Payments54,745,80240,056,86427,625,409
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Payments(revenue) Non Programme Related
 Registration Details
Sr. Type of Registration
1 Trust [No.23614]
2 PAN Number:AAATL0376J
3 12-A [No.612/96/97]
4 80G [No.DIT(E)/2012-13/2044]
5 FCRA [No.231660156]
6 35AC [No.]
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 S.Sahoo & Co , CA
 107,Laxman singh complex,Munirka
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 Staff Remuneration (INR)
Gross salary plus benefits paid to staff (in INR) p.m. Male Female Total
 less than 5,000000
 5,000 – 10,0005914
 10,000 – 25,000172744
 25,000 – 50,00010010
 50,000 – 1,00,000112
 Greater than 1,00,000011
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Total annual payments consultants (in INR)Number of consultants
 less than 5,0000
 5,000 – 10,0000
 10,000 – 25,0000
 25,000 – 50,0001
 50,000 – 1,00,00012
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 Staff Remuneration (p.a.)
1 Highest Paid: INR 1466784
2 Lowest Paid: INR 75360
3 Head of the Organisation: INR 0
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 Board Expenses
Sr. Detail Amount(INR)
1 International travel0
2 Domestic travel0
3 Local conveyance0
4 Entertainment expenses0
5 Other0
  Total 0
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Board Members
SI.Name (Age)Gender, Position, Gross Remuneration, Relation to other members
1 Capt. Indraani Singh
 Female, Founder & Managing Trustee , INR 0.00,
2 Anil Kalia
 Male, Trustee, INR 0.00,
3 Rajpal Singh Duggal
 Male, Trustee, INR 0.00,
4 AM Denzil Keelor
 Male, Chairman, INR 0.00,
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Board Members Background
1 Capt. Indraani Singh Is currently working as a Pilot with the INDIAN AIRLINES, commanding the Airbus-380. She has the distinction of being Asia's first Woman Commander. She dedicates her time enthusiastically with these children hoping that they will one day chart their own course.
2 Anil Kalia  A hotelier by profession and known in the hotel industry as a very hard working and honest man. Being in the service industry he was able to take care of the Project of Vocational skill training of the Youth
3 Rajpal Singh Duggal  He is known in his circle as a financial wizard. His expertise has helped Literacy India in budgeting and structuring the various projects. He has an experienced background specially working with DCM Group, Raunaq Group and Apollo Tyres Ltd. He has vast experience in social work and has also closely worked with missionaries of charity
4 AM Denzil Keelor Chairman - He retired from the INDIAN AIR FORCE and has dedicated his life to various social causes. He has been in the past the President of YMCA.
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Board Resolution
SubjectsBoard Meeting/Annual General Body Meeting DateNo. of members presentStrength of the board at the time of this meeting
Budget for the year 2016-201726/01/201634
Programmes/ Projects for the year 2016-201726/01/201634
Annual Report for the year 2015-201623/10/201634
Financial Audit Report for the year 2015-201630/07/201634
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External Reviews
1CAF India
2CAF India
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Staff International Travel
No member of this organisation has undergone foreign travel in recent years.
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Data is not available

You can communicate with Literacy India at
Capt. Indraani Singh
J-1365, Palam Vihar,-
Gurgaon - 122017,India

Or you can reach Literacy India here
Phone : 0124-6900300
Fax : 91 11 28061719
E-mail :


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