Thank you, Partners!

UNICEF

Unicef has been the reason many of our marginalized children groups have taken to the arts for expression and ways to explore means of livelihood. In the last two years, this friendship has begun to have an enriching effect on the physical and mental wellbeing of adolescents. Since 2020, Unicef has been helping us take the goodness of our adolescent wellbeing project across Tamil Nadu and Kerala. A huge thank you, Unicef, for walking with us right from the start!

US CONSULATE GENERAL, CHENNAI

The reason our flagship event Youth Speak, focusing on youth wellbeing, has been such a success over the years. Their support has meant we go farther and stronger in creating this conference and grants event that brings the best of youth organizations together. Their friendship has helped us grow wings for the work we are doing for adolescent wellbeing through a number of conferences and workshops. So here goes, a big, big thank you!

ORACLE

Helping us help young children speak the language of art, Oracle has been one of our primary donors (and friends) since 2015. Our arts in education program has seen bright days and been able to connect creativity, imagination and life skills for its children across more than 40 schools. Thank you, Oracle, for being there!

RURAL INDIA SUPPORT TRUST (RIST) & CITIES RISE, NEW YORK

What a journey it has been to have RIST & Cities Rise walk with us to create more possibilities across our programmes – one which focuses on wellbeing of young children and another that is supporting youth in transition. Thank you for being around!

FORD MOTOR INDIA

Offering the wind beneath the wings of our arts in education programme, Ford Motor India has been a gem of a support enabling primary school children access art without barriers. Thank you, for helping us grow across Chennai, Coimbatore and Gurugram!

CHOLAMANDALAM

Receiving support for more than 15 schools for the arts in education programme has helped us make primary school children from the most disadvantaged backgrounds, a lot happier. Thank you for making it happen!

HCL Foundation

Our early childhood literacy and numeracy program, which predominantly uses stories, has come out with flying colours in Noida, due to HCL’s warm and sustaining support. Our whole child development and education program for standards 1, 2 and 3 has also been thriving because of them. A big thank you!

AZIM PREMJI PHILAPNTHROPIC INITIATIVES

Support around our work at 10 institutional care homes run by the Government of Tamil Nadu has meant we can provide the orphaned children with a safe, exploring space to be themselves. The joy they experience in learning life skills through the arts is for everyone to see. Thank you for being the champions of emotional wellbeing for 10 to 16 year olds who need it the most.

BNY MELLON

The reason our work with hearing and speech impaired children has continued to thrive, with the newest source of inspiration being a dance and theatre lab meant just for them! BNY Mellon has also been helping us help children explore, express and expand through our arts in education programme.  Thank you so much!

APOLLO FOUNDATION

Learning has become a more joyful experience for primary students and their teachers through the continued support by Apollo Foundation in Delhi. They are also the reason our Art Labs in Delhi are able to sustain inspiration, hope and creativity, year after year. Thank you for being there!

RR DONNELLEY

How are our at-risk teenage girls from the most disadvantaged communities able to persevere through a multi-dimensional development process? Through generous support by RR Donnelley aiding their growth, across locations in Chennai and Trivandrum. A big thank you for that!

MAVERIC SYSTEMS

Nothing has meant more for our at-risk teenage girl scholars from Coimbatore than receiving sustained support from Maverick Systems. This has made it possible for them to learn within a safe, secure, permissive and explorative environment. Thank you for making this dream of ours a reality!

SILICON VALLEY COMMUNITY FOUNDATION

The support we have continued to receive from Silicon Valley Community Foundation (California) has helped us help children with disabilities rise slowly and surely. Being able to embed various forms of art into their educational learning, has been a joy for us. Thank you for making it count!

SINGAPORE INTERNATIONAL FOUNDATION​

We are the “Key Partner” to Singapore International Foundation for the Arts for Good Fellowship, which brings in writers, artists, educators and arts managers to collaborate on social projects. Art practitioners from across the globe work directly with communities in India to influence change.

INDUS IND BANK

Our two art labs in Coimbatore have been seeing more reasons to do work around integrating art with learning for young children, because of Indus Ind Bank. We are grateful to receive their support so that these spaces can thrive with more inspiration. Thank you so much!

MILLENNIUM ALLIANCE – FICCI

More disadvantaged primary school children across Coimbatore, Delhi and Noida have been able to access learning that is joyful, inspiring and enabling. It is the support that Millennium Alliance has offered us, year after year, that has made this possible. A heartfelt thank you!

SUNDARAM FINANCE

Bringing art together with education has been easy for us to help our primary school children find expression in learning, because of the support offered by Sundaram Finance. Thank you for making it possible for us to touch more lives.

CHENNAI WILLINGDON CORPORATE FOUNDATION

Young disadvantaged children across our arts in education programme in Chennai have been able to learn more fully because of the support offered by Chennai Willingdon Corporate Foundation. Even our learn-at-home kits programme, which has expanded the way young children learn language and math while getting to understand the importance of wellbeing. Thank you for believing in these causes!

RADIO MIRCHI

Our efforts of having the Chennai Children’s Choir spread its voice were only amplified by the faith that Radio Mirchi put in us, by becoming our anchor sponsors. Thank you for creating some memorable experiences for our little musical geniuses!