About Project Nanhi Kali

Project Nanhi Kali was initiated in 1996 by the K. C. Mahindra Education Trust (KCMET) with the aim of providing primary education to underprivileged girl children in India.

Anand Mahindra, the current chairman of Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd., founded Project Nanhi Kali. with a strong belief that educated women would not only contribute to the economy but also issues of population and social evils like the dowry system and child marriage would reduce as more women are educated.

How Can You Help?

Project Nanhi Kali is a participatory project where you can sponsor the education of an underprivileged girl child. You can sponsor a Nanhi Kali from primary school studying in class 1-5 at just Rs. 3000 a year, while for Rs. 4200 you can sponsor a Nanhi Kali from secondary school studying in class 6-10. Thereafter, in the first year you will receive the photograph, profile and progress report of the Nanhi Kali you support, so you are updated on how she is faring in both academics as well as extracurricular activities.