Light of Life is an established organisation with a core focus on programmes that target children and their education and empowerment. The flagship "Anando" programme along with its affiliate programmes that seek to Educate-Empower and provide Employability options to children from under-privileged backgrounds has proven to be highly successful.
Light of Life has now used the experience and success from its interventions to launch a new programme called the Anando National Education Programme using a holistic approach to undertake an integrated school development programme with school authorities and teachers with school teachers being the primary catalysts to bring about transformations.
Bay Diligence’s support seeks to ensure that teachers become the epicentre of change, thus impacting learning outcomes, ensuring retention in schools (thereby reducing drop-out rates) and ensuring that children complete their studies at least till Class X.
The flagship Anandoprogramme , out of which the National Education Programme is derived has been operational in 426 villages in Maharashtra, cumulatively affecting 5000 beneficiaries in 5 districts.
The holistic approach has led to significant changes: