“Aruna had a difficult start to life. Her parents both died from the HIV virus and her two younger brothers also died at a young age. At just 6 years of age, Aruna was taken in by her grandmother who forced her into child domestic labor and begging to help provide for them both. Rescued by the police at age ten, Aruna joined the Baale Mane family.”Read More
Our mission is to invest in the education, empowerment, and economic self-sufficiency of girls for India’s future.
Shadhika combats gender inequality and breaks the cycle of poverty in India by investing in women-led locally based non-governmental organizations working in India in the following focus areas:
Since 1992 Shadhika has helped thousands of girls realize their aspirations for a better future.