Leaders Quest is a social enterprise that brings together people from diverse backgrounds to explore tough questions and collaborate on the big issues affecting us all. Their unique experiential learning programmes train grassroots leaders in leadership development, communication and advocacy
Beijing Green & Shine Foundation is regulated by Beijing Civil Affairs Bureau and operates with the key purpose of improving the rural education conditions in China with the ultimate charitable intention to promote harmony, fairness, and progress.
“I would like to become an engineer and attend the University of Moratuwa. When I qualify I intend to stay in Sri Lanka and help my own people. PAWA English tuition has been a great boost to me. I believe now that I can be a good ‘all rounder’ Madam.” – Rosi Maththakagamage, 19 years old
“My father has no permanent job. I am the elder one among my sisters. It was very difficult to bear the expense of our studies with the basic necessities of life. 4 years ago, I left studying after giving my ninth grade exams because of poor conditions at home. After some time when our condition got better than before, I got admission in Gulshan Park School in ninth class again. It was not easy to continue my education but I tried really hard and got 370 marks in ninth class board exams. I hope I am able to continue my education in the future as well so I can support my parents and have a better lifestyle.” – Kousar, 14 years old
“Thank you very much for your kindness to me. You know most of the people of our country are poor. They are suffer many trouble in their daily affairs. I am also one of them. So thank you very much to help me to build up my career life.” – Akhi, 14 years old
“When I was much younger I used to work on the rubbish dump but longed to go to school and now I do! I attend PCF School every day because I am keen to learn and the teachers help me in so many ways. My mother and father are so happy I am studying hard at PCF, and I am proud to be here. My grade pass was 82% and I passed all my subjects. My favourite subject is maths, and when I am older, I would like to become a teacher. I enjoy learning because it is something I can do for myself, and I know the school will help me achieve my ambitions.” – Angelica, 13 years old
“Nishtha is next to my Mom and without ‘Shikkhai Hatiyar’ project so many girls like me could not have pursued their school education. The support I have received so far from ‘Shikkai Hatiyar’ project helped me dream big and I hope someday I would able to get established in life and help others too.” – Jaya, 13 years old
“I study in Standard IX in Semi English Patuck Technical High School. Part of the curriculum consists of computer training. After passing my X standard school leaving exam, I want to continue with my studies. I live with my mother, sister and brother.” -Muskan, 13 years old
The Ponheary Ly Foundation’s goal is to locate and serve the many children in Cambodia who live in the poorest rural villages and do not have access to equitable educational opportunities.