Welcome to Deenabandhu
Deenabandhu is a charitable Non-Profit Organization located in Chamarajnagar. Deenabandhu works towards the education and rehabilitation of orphan, destitute and estranged children. Chamarajnagar is a border district of Karnataka abutting Kerala and Tamilnadu states and is one of the economically very backward districts.
Deenabandhu Home currently has 40 boys and 39 girls on its rolls.
* Boys and girls, deprived of their parental care who are in the age group of 6 to 8 years are accepted. We conduct a thorough home study before accepting the children.
* Every child, once accepted, is educated and nurtured until Class X after which the child can choose the course that appeals to him/her. The support to the child is continued till he/she reaches economic self reliance.
* Each child is educated inline with his/her latent potential.
The trust also runs a school from LKG to 10th Std for children from nearby villages and provides highly subsidized education for children from marginalized communities. Expenses of the primary school is completely supported by Indo-MIM.
Deenabandhu has also established a Teacher Resource Center(TRC) which provides sustainable support for professional development of government primary school teachers. It currently covers 220 teachers in 240 government schools, supporting over 10,000 kids. All the activites of TRC are supported by Oracle, Adobe Foundation, ASHA for Education, USA and Airbus foundation
Deenabandhu is also working for women empowerment through our rural development program of self-help groups (SHG).
Deenabandhu, through its Scholarship program provides a modest economic support annually for 150 to 160 college going students, who are academically bright but economically deprived.