Founded in Bengaluru, India in 2012, The Avasar Foundation offers under-priviledged girls the opportunity to continue their education beyond the age of 14.
In addition to paying the school fees, the Avasar scholarship provides a clothing allowance and a modest cash stipend to help cover living expenses.
After finishing their education, the Avasar Foundation runs mentoring programs until the girls are in full time employment.
As well as helping girls continue education, Avasar provides computers and training to goverment run schools across Bengaluru .
In 2018, Avasar opened the doors to its first Pre School, providing much needed early learning opportunities for 3-5 year olds from disadvantaged backgrounds.