Our Projects for 2017 - 2018


Our Projects for 2017 - 2018

$10.00 donation provides books and writing supplies for one student at the Panchsheel School

Panchsheel School serves a large tribal area on the border of Maharashtra and Madhya Pradesh, in the Maharashtra state located near the town of Bahiram. It serves the Gond and Korku tribes, poor children from 1st grade to 12th. Although, they receive funding from the India government, Panchsheel depends on donations for supplies and programs.

$35.00 donation to our Kid 2 Kid Pen pal Program offers an opportunity for your children to connect with a student at the Happy Valley English School in Padhar, India.

Writing to a pen pal is a great way to learn about another culture, cultivate new friendships, and even grow compassion and empathy.All written communication will be in English and therefore accessible to all parties. provides: A photograph and description of your pen pal, 3 exchanges with your pen pal (either written or by email) and direct communication, troubleshooting and support from the director of the program.  Click here for more information.

$50 donation contributes to the scholarship fund for Happy Valley English School.

For the 2017-2018 School Year, we will establish a scholarship fund to be distributed to students at Happy Valley School whose parents who work at Padhar Hospital. The Education Committee at Padhar Hospital will receive applications and distribute funds for partial scholarships to be applied to tuition and fees.

$100.00 donation supports one student for one year of schooling for students at Panchsheel Ashram School and the School and Rehabilitation Centre for the Blind.

These youth need help to get a good education and our $100 scholarship provides tuition, school uniforms and supplies for an entire year.

$200.00 donation provides funding for equipment for the following schools, new to our program:

  • St. Mark English School in Sarni

  • Felix Convent School, Paratwada

  • Ebeneezer Educational Center, Shahpur


Please Click on Network for Good Campaign to donate online


Friends of Padhar Schools is a tax exempt 501C(3) organization.

All donations are tax-deductible.