List of NGOs
Here we list a few of the prominent NGOs focusing on the issues related to the girl child in India:
CRY (Child Rights and You) - Mumbai
The organization supports grassroots groups involved in putting a stop to child labor and child poverty, such as supporting Mahita in Hyderabad and Help & Supporting in imparting education to under-privileged girl children.
NANHI KALI - Mumbai
Run by the K C Mahindra Trust, an all-India Organization, Nanhi Kali, allows you to sponsor a girl child’s education through their network.
DREAM A DREAM – Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore
A professionally run, registered not-for profit organization working with children coming from vulnerable backgrounds such as from streets, slum communities, runaway children, orphans and HIV+ children.
POPULATION FIRST – Mumbai
The organization runs a campaign called ‘Laddli’, which tackles the issue of the falling sex ratio.
Child in Need Institute – Kolkata
An organization actively supporting the cause of child rights and Help & Supporting the children in need.
Organizing plans, which lead to provision of sponsorships of the girl child.
INDIA ALLIANCE FOR CHILD RIGHTS (IACR)
The India Alliance for Child Rights represents a countrywide alliance of networks, NGOs, think tanks, activists, academia, and concerned individuals working for the realization of the rights of children.
SMILE FOUNDATION, INDIA – NEW DELHI, MUMBAI
The organization is involved in promoting and catalyzing universal education among underprivileged children.