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Rural Development Foundation Educate Engage Empower. The Rural Development Foundation is striving to reach the most neglected and underprivileged rural children by providing quality education as a vehicle for transformation, particularly in the districts of Andhra Pradesh. - PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • Rural Development Foundation Educate Engage Empower

    The Rural Development Foundation is striving to reach the most neglected and underprivileged rural children by providing quality education as a vehicle for transformation, particularly in the districts of Andhra Pradesh.

  • EducateEngageEmpower

    RDF was set up to provide quality education to rural, underprivileged children in Andhra Pradesh

    It has grown from 80 students in 1 school in 1 village to over 1500 children enrolled in 4 schools and 1 Junior College in 4 villages

    115 locally sourced dedicated, teaching & non teaching staff

    Provides access to quality education: holistic model incorporating academic, life skills and extra curricular activities

  • EducateEngageEmpower

    Name DesignationsMr. GVS PrasadChairmanMr. Arjun RaoVice ChairmanMs. Vandita Rao Chief Executive Officer Mr. Sridhar ChariDirector and TreasurerMr. Kiran Addala Director- Member Finance committeeMs. Neena RaoAdvisor Strategy Mr. Utham Kumar Advisor Strategy Prof. E HaribabuDirector Ms. Deepika Rao Director Mr. C S Rao Director Capt. J Rama Rao Director Mr. Turjya N Ganguly Director Mr. Hemanth Agarwal Director Dr. Savita Date MenonDirector Mr. Arun Kumar Dukkipati Director

  • EducateEngageEmpower This allows donors to make monthly direct debits to children can be mailed to IRDF, 439 Camille Cir. #14, San Jose, CA 95134

    Name DesignationsMr. Sunil ErraballiPresidentDr Raja RaoSecretaryMr. Erik Kaeding TreasurerProf Glenn Davis StoneDirectorMr. Yoga SaripalliDirectorDr Srisha RaoDirector

  • EducateEngageEmpower

    Grow by Reading in partnership with Hippocampus Learning, BangaluruWhole School Evaluation in partnership with expert Education analystsSocial Awareness Program in partnership with individual supportersAcademic Development in partnership with Silver Oaks The school of Hyderabad and individual supportersCareer Guidance, Life Skills and Extracurricular Programs in partnership with GE Capital, Washington University and individual supportersSports Development in partnership with Tata Archery Academy, Jamshedpur; Government Sports Schools and individual supportersCapacity building and skill development workshops / trainings for the teaching and non teaching staff

  • EducateEngageEmpower

    CfBT Conducted free workshops in physics and mathematics in RDF schools in the beginning of the current academic year. - CfBT Partially sponsored

    Butterfly fields Science/Mathematics concepts learning by doing/experiential learning - Grades 6 to 8 in Rollakal & Redlawada - beneficiaries 150 students & teachers - sponsored by Mr Anant Pai

    Kalleda school exclusively has got i. English Helper - paid programme ii. Khan Academy Sponsored and initiated by Value labs iii. Grow by Reading - paid programme Magic Bus The concept of using sports as medium for team spirit, physical and mental health augmentation -Sponsored by Ms Vandita Rao

  • EducateEngageEmpower Over 3000 students and families impacted through RDFs education initiatives 15 National Archery Champions and a Beijing Olympian

    Selection to National Archery academies and Government Sports Colleges leading to reduced Financial burden on parents

    Over 600 alumni pursuing vocational and degree courses; increasing literacy rates in villages of operation

    Decreased child marriage and child labour over 17 years due to excellent attendance and negligent drop out rates in schools

    Provides employment to local literate and skilled people

    In State and district level sport events for under 14 and under 17, RDFs children have won several prizes in Fencing, Kho Kho, Karate, Running, Kabbaddi, Long jump, High jump, Shot put, Discus throw

    2 students got selected for State level Yoga competitions.

  • EducateEngageEmpowerFor the last two consecutive years RDF Kalleda School achieved a 100% pass percentage in 10th board examinations.

    P. Upagna from RDF Kalleda School got 10 / 10 points in SSC exams, 2012-13.

    27 Students from RDF Kalleda School participated in State and District level Science talent tests/fairs

    RDF Vanitha Achutha Pai Vidyalaya S. Navyasri (MPC Ist year, English Medium) got 431/470 and B. Naresh (MPC 2nd year, English medium) got 912/1000.K. Rekha, N. Rekha, K. Varalaxmi, D. Kalyani & G.Sumalatha of Matendla School received 3 awards on International Womens Day event at Ravindra Bharathi, HyderabadReceived INSPIRE award from the Central Govt for innovation in Science. Class 8 student, M. Rajesh was selected for creating a sprinkler system from recycled materials. In previous years, RDF Kalleda and Rollakal Schools have also won this awardAbhilash, G. Rani and P. Umaranis essays, Situations of Rural Students of India. were telecast by BBC in 2007

  • EducateEngageEmpowerSponsor A ChildSponsor a student in an RDF School. The funding will ensure no matter the hardships faced by the childs family, they will remainin school.Cost: Rs. 7,500 and Rs. 10,000 per annum.

    For just Rs. 650-850 per month, the child will get access to education, a nutritious midday meal, textbooks, notebooks & uniforms.Sponsorship Through Endowment:Sponsor a child by contributing to our endowment fund Plan for a minimum of $368/Rs 22500 to a maximum $12295/ Rs 750000

  • EducateEngageEmpowerSponsor A ClassroomSponsor a Classroom and make dream a reality for 25-30 children. Our classrooms have a healthy teacher- student ratio of 1:30

    To ensure that all these children remain in school, the annual cost is Rs. 2, 25,000 in primary school and Rs. 3, 00,000 in high school approximately

  • EducateEngageEmpowerSponsor A Meal

    A healthy body begets a healthy mindRDF students and staff receive a free, nutritious midday meal every dayCommemorate a loved ones birthday or special day via an AnnadanamAmount: Rs. 21,000 per day to feed 1500 kids

  • EducateEngageEmpowerSponsor Infrastructure Development

    A donation of Rs. 4 Lakh for construction of a classroom enables 400 children to graduate over a period of 10 years.

    Rs. 60 Lakh will ensure the children get better school building with 10 classrooms, toilets, drinking water, library, dining hall and sports facilities.

    RDF can name the building in the name of the donor

  • EducateEngageEmpowerAcademic performance - D. Babu got 3993 rank in EAMCET & joined KIMS (medical college).

    Purna chandar got 9.7 GPA out of 10 in 10th class. He got 4000 rank in polytechnic Entrance test & got free seat in Hyderabad polytechnic college with hostel facility.

    Political achievement - Sarpanch - Banoth Vijay Kumar said that, RDFs values of Educate, Engage and Empower always remained in my heart.

    Sports achievements Archery- Two girls from Kalleda School, Lavanya and Sharada, got selected for the India under 18 junior team. They came first and third. They will represent India in the junior world championships.Sumalatha, our alumni student, completed her PET training with good rank.Mr. Vinod, first batch student, completed MBBS.Kumari Srivani, first batch student, completed her BAMS.

    RDF INSTITUTIONSAlumni InformationS.NoActivityNo of Alumni KalledaNo of Alumni MatendlaNo of Alumni JC KalledaTotal alumni4852615871Studying 3771433322Govt Jobs5113Anganvadi Contract Teachers5004Private Jobs4025205Married / Discontinued55922336Expired301Total485261587

  • *Email: development@rdfindia.orgMob: +91 94901 62640

    Rural Development FoundationH.No. 6-2-962/1, LaneOppKGN Xerox Centre Near & Opp to Nirmala SchoolKhairatabad, Hyderabad 500004 Andhra Pradesh, India

    To view two short video on RDF, please visit - andVERY FINAL -RURAL DEVELOPMENT

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