Harmit Singh
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About Me
My name is Harmit Singh . I'm a 11-year-old boy.
Birthday

My birthday is
January 1, 2009.
I am from

Madhya Pardesh

Community

Village: Pachori - SAF has adopted this entire village for 10 years starting January 2018. We educate over 70 children from this community.

Designation

Sikligar

My Story

Harmeet is from a Sikligar community in Madhya Pradesh that has a very high dropout rate among the children. Most of the children attend a government school that does not charge any fees, but also provides a very low quality education. There is no accountability for teachers or students, and absenteeism is prevalent. As a result, by the time the children reach high school and are made to write exams, they usually fail and drop out of school for good. The boys find whatever work they can and the girls are usually married off at 14 to 16 years old.

SAF INTERNATIONAL will be taking on the responsibility of educating Harmeet and other children from this area. They will begin attending a private school with a much higher quality education. Harmeet's role model is his mother, he loves her a lot and wishes to be as nice, friendly as she is. Harmeet lives in a one bedroom house that is made out of mud and clay. This one-room house hosts 6 family members. There is no washroom or toilet for them, they have made a washroom out of 4 polls covered by a sheet on the sides with no ceiling. Water for drinking and household use has to fetched from a nearby borewell. No facility of a fridge or modern technologies were seen anywhere in this village except for a few handfuls. It should also be mentioned that SAF has taken responsibility of 70 children in our 1st phase from this village, with the support of many generous donors such as yourself, we shell be able to do more than just education for these folks.

If you sponsor Harmeet today, you will be supporting SAF INTERNATIONAL’s efforts to address some of the root causes of poor education and poverty in India.Sponsor Harmeet today and ensure that his future and the future of his entire community is much brighter than their present circumstances.