Gestamp CSR Project Phase 2 for Upgrading Rural Schools in Chakan to provide Quality Education by Pune Central
Beneficiaries : 7500
Cost : 6415000
President : Ravi Kapoor
Rotarian Team : NA
Non Rotary Partner : Gestamp Automotive Pvt Ltd, Chakan
Gestamp Automotive Pvt Ltd, the donor company is a Spanish multinational, having manufacturing facility in Chakan, a semi-rural area near Pune. The project envisages supporting 1 primary and 4 secondary schools in Chakan who currently lack proper infrastructure such as computer lab, science lab equipment, library, e-learning kits, classroom furniture, toilets etc. Students of these schools are from under-privileged sections of the local community. The project also envisages providing pedagogic training and a new program "Teach with Technology" to all teachers. A new initiative in the form of Career Guidance seminars for 10th & 12th grade students is also planned. Training in menstrual hygiene is planned for girls students in the age group 14 to 16 years. The specific needs of each school have been identified through field visits jointly carried out by Rotarians of the host club and officials of the donor company. The corporate donor and host club will together prepare the list and specification of the items to be purchased, identify and finalize the vendors. International Sponsor Club is expected to visit schools to help in monitoring.