Instilling Values that Matter.
Poverty is a significant issue in India, despite having one of the fastest-growing economies in the world, clocked at a growth rate of 7.6% in 2015, and a sizable consumer economy. According to the World Bank, the world had 872.3 million people below the new poverty line, of which 179.6 million people lived in India. In other words, India with 17.5% of total world's population, had 20.6% share of world's poorest in 2011.
The National Sample Survey Office (NSSO) reported the average annual private expenditure for general education (primary level to post graduation and above) has shot up by a staggering 175% to Rs6,788 per student in India between 2008 and 2014.
With approximately 28.1 per cent of India’s population in the age group of 0-14 years, as of 2015, educational industry in India provides great growth opportunity. India’s higher education segment is the largest in the world. The education industry in India is estimated to reach US$ 144 billion by 2020 from US$ 97.8 billion in 2016.
Job believes every Indian should have RIGHT TO EDUCATION and education should be made free for the underpriviledged and made affordable for those who can not afford good quality education.
The Children of God Foundation, Mumbai a Non - Profit Organization was established in 2006 with a unique vision to educate, rehabilitate and transform the young lives on the streets of Mumbai.
It is a one of a kind venture targeting the street children of India with a low budget, high impact educational programme with heart-warming success stories.